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Entry on the medal roll for a First World War soldier

Part of the Medal Roll showing the entitlement of Private Richard Henry Verner, who was killed in action on 1 July 1916, at the Battle of the Somme, alongside his elder brother Adrian. In January 1921 his father signed and returned his receipt of the British War and Victory Medals.

Catalogue reference: WO 329/1586 p.131B (n.d., c.1920)

Entry on the medal roll for a First World War soldier
 
 
 
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