WWI 1914-15 TRIO OF MEDALS TO LIEUT. W. KING, GLAS. YEO.

*** SOLD *** 1914-15 Star to Lieut. W. King; WWI War Medal to Lieut. W. King; WWI Victory Medal to Lieut. W. King.
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Description

Walter King lived at 96 & also 142 West George St., Glasgow and was educated at Glasgow University.

He was commissioned 2nd Lieutenant with the Lanarkshire Yeomanry on 1 Oct 1914 and promoted to Lieutenant on 1 July 1915.

After the war, he became the Chairman of the Glasgow & West of Scotland Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals in 1941-2 and claimed his WWI trio of medals a year later in 1943.