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IGS 1935 WW2 RAF Long Service Group

£295.00

India General Service Medal 1935, GVI, bar North West Frontier 1935-37, 1939-45 Star, Africa Star, Defence Medal, War Medal, RAF L.S. and G.C., GVI, Acting Warrant Officer Frederick George Harry Boghurst, Royal Air Force

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India General Service Medal 1935, GVI, bar North West Frontier 1935-37, 1939-45 Star, Africa Star, Defence Medal, War Medal, RAF L.S. and G.C., GVI, Acting Warrant Officer Frederick George Harry Boghurst, Royal Air Force.

 

A rare and interesting long service group with an inter-war India General Service Medal to the R.A.F.

 

I.G.S. officially impressed: “561468 L.A.C. F.G.H. Boghurst. R.A.F.”
LSGC officially engraved: “Act W/O F.G.H. Boghurst (561468) R.A.F.”

 

Frederick George Harry Boghurst was born on 3rd February 1912 in East Stonehouse, Devon. He died in Newquay, Cornwall on 29th January 1969.

 

Cornish Guardian 6th February 1969:

 

“DEATHS
Boghurst- On January 29th, 1969, peacefully, at Treliske, Fred Boghurst of 12A Grosvenor Avenue, Newquay, the beloved son of Fred and Marie. loving brother of May and George and dear uncle of Angela. Cremated at Penmount on February 3rd. No letters please.”

 

“THANKS
Boghurst – The family of the late Frederick George Boghurst of 12A Grosvenor Avenue, Newquay desire to thank his many friends for their kindness during his ilness and for the condolence received in their bereavement.”