Miniature Medals of Thomas N. F. Hourston

University Of Oxford First World War Poetry Digital Archive
Editor's Comment: Miniature medals (for mess dress etc.): Military Cross and Bar (signifying second award); 1914/15 Star; War medal; Victory medal with oak leaf emblem (signifying 'Mentioned in Dispatches); Second World War Defence Medal; War medal; Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Medal. Captain Thomas Nicol Folster Hourston, 10th Bn. Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (9th (Scottish) and later 32nd Division) served as Adjutant of his battalion from 16th February 1918. He began his war as a Private,...