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Historic Antique Campaign Chest Trunk Blanket Box Royal Navy C F H Churchill

Historic Antique Campaign Chest Trunk Blanket Box Royal Navy C F H Churchill
Current Price: £1,250.00 Buy Item
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Location: Tewkesbury


Item Details

Information:

  • Product Type: Chests
  • Age: 1900-1950
  • Original/Reproduction: Original
  • Material: Wood


HISTORIC ANTIQUE CAMPAIGN CHEST PROVENANCE C F H CHURCHILL, RN EARLY 20TH CENTURY

Description:

A quality piece of British Naval history from World war II,  fabulous antique campaign chest which once belonged to C F H Churchill of the Royal Navy, the chest is offered in super original condition, brass bound and zinc lined and with original newspapers used to line it, pure beauty, original brass name plate to top with heavy brass carry handles to the sides

Charles Fraser Harrington Churchill DSC, RN Born 19th March 1899


17 Oct 1940
HMS Folkestone (Lt.Cdr. C.F.H. Churchill, RN) picks up 7 survivors from the Norwegian merchant Dokka that was torpedoed and sunk south of Iceland in position 60°46'N, 16°30'W by German U-boat U-93.

Ranks

2 Aug 1914 Mid.
15 May 1917 A/S.Lt.
15 Jan 1918 S.Lt.
15 Feb 1920 Lt.
15 Feb 1928 Lt.Cdr.
21 Jul 1941 A/Cdr.
19 Mar 1944 Cdr. (retired)
Jan 1945 A/Capt. (retired)

Retired: 19 Mar 1944



Dimensions:

Height: 20” Inches
 

Width: 27.5” Inches

Depth: 19” Inches

Delivery: Please read carefully

Free delivery is offered to England & Wales only and when buyer pays full asking price, eBay statement of next day delivery is not possible with this item due to its size, please allow between 7-14 days delivery, all other areas in the UK are by separate quote, please ask for price before buying.

Payment:

I prefer Paypal (its safe and secure and always protects the buyer) but you are also welcome to pay by bank transfer or cash on collection.

Refund policy:

I offer 
a full 30 day ‘no quibble’ refund policy if you are not entirely satisfied with your purchase, return carriage cost at buyers expense.

Communication:

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 respond to all messages within 15 minutes between the hours of 7am to 8pm, outside of these hours I will respond first thing the following morning.

Contact:

If you would like to view this item or any of my other listings or have any questions o
r would like additional photographs please call me on 07538 299 113.

Please look at my other other items here: http://stores.ebay.co.uk/splendidvintageantiquescurios/ 

Many thanks,

Siobhan




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