MM And Trio To The 9th Royal Irish Rifles

MM And Trio To The 9th Royal Irish Rifles

MM ( Geo V ) 9-14736 PTE J GRAY 9/R.IR.RIF: 1914/15 trio 9/14736 PTE J GRAY R IR RIF

Together with original portrait photo in uniform and aluminium wrist ID tag

Belfast News 28th November 1916

9/14736 Rfmn John Gray , Royal Irish Rifles who has been awarded the Military Medal for bravery on the 19th of march 1916 in repairing wires under heavy shell fire , is 22 years of age and resides at 280 Springfield Road. He was an active member of the West Belfast Regiment UVF and responded to his countries call at the outbreak of war.It will be a source of pleasure to his many friends to hear of his distinction

John Gray is further listed in the Northern Whig on the 11th of July 1917 as being the recipient of a Divisional Gallantry Card and further listed as wounded in a listing published on the 8th of may 1918

Medals are with original ribbons and in toned NEF condition

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