BWM + LS&GC to WO 2 RAOC - Hong Kong


British War Medal (S-5971 A/Sjt. H.  Mendez, AOC) and LS&GC GV 1st type.(7574312 WO Cl II H. Mendez, RAOC). Mounted as orginally worn GVF+

Copy of MIC below shows BWM was hs only entitlement,  he served in Hong Kong during the Great War therefore not qualifying for the Victory Medal.

The 1911 census shows him as a 26 year old Lance Cpl with the AOC and that Herbert Mendez was born in Dublin.