B.W.M. & V.M.; G.S.M. 1918-62 one clasp 'Iraq'. Minor edge knocks on first and last. Toned.
William H. Peet served as 52964 and 4335338 East Yorkshire Regt.; three medals verified, G.S.M. issued on 30/4/24. He lived at 48 Edwin Street, Hungerhill Road, Nottingham.
The medal roll shows service with the 11th Bn. (2nd Hull) which served in France with the 92nd Brigade of the 31st Division. The 2nd Bn. served with the 6th Division in Iraq 1919-20.
The Census of 1911 showed him as a schoolboy aged 13 born in New York U.S.A. and living at 43 Edwin Street, Nottingham; he was living with his mother Elizabeth (37, born in Ireland) and his stepfather Charles Hopewell (54, a coachmaker).