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Stolen Medals

Posted on Tue, 4 October 2011 by Phil Mussell - General News, Medal News

Two groups of medals have been stolen from luggage in Zurich airport on 23 Sept 2011. 


1945 DFC, 1939-45 Star, Italy Star, War Medal and log book to 186297 Pilot Officer T. C. Shiel, RAF


1945 DFC, 1939-45 Star, Africa Star, Italy Star, France & Germany Star, Defence Medal, Australia Service Medal, War Medal and log book to 400217 Flying Officer G. M. Double, RAAF


The loss has been reported to Swiss Police  but should anyone have any information regarding these groups please contact  Richard Black, Chelsea Military Antiques, 7 Whitcomb Street, London, WC2H 7HA 020 7352 0308