Medals belonging to Oliver Baldwin to be sold at Unique Auctions

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Lincoln Auctioneers Unique Auctions will be selling a set of First and Second World War medals awarded to Oliver Baldwin, 2nd Earl Baldwin of Bewdley (eldest son of Conservative Prime Minister Stanley Baldwin) consisting of War and Victory Medal (2nd Lieutenant O.R. Baldwin), 1939-45 Star, Africa Star, Defence Medal, 1939-45 War Medal and 1953 Coronation Medal with matching set of miniatures.

Also included in the lot is an Arms, Crests & Monograms book incribed ‘Oliver Ridsdale Baldwin from Grandmama Aug. 1910’, letter from War Secretary Anthony Head to Lord Baldwin addressed ‘Dear Cossack’, quantity of calling cards for Mr. & Mrs. Stanley Baldwin, unused dancing invitations and quantity of various military medals.

The medals have an estimate of £200-300 and will be sold at Lincoln Auctioneers Unique Auctions on Sunday 25th March.

For more details visit Unique Auctions.

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