Friday 11 February 2022

African Connections

A really interesting lot to come in for Auction is Lot 214.  

It includes a fly swat, with the words 'H. Strachan, 1919' carved to the handle, a hip flask, a signed Bible given to H. Strachan, Fairhaven, October 11th 1916 and several documents including Discharge papers for Mr Herbert Strachan and Clothing Ration Books, 1947-1948 for his wife, himself and daughter.  Mr Strachan was born in 1897 and saw service in Egypt, Royal Sussex Regiment.
Lot 214.  Estimate £40-£60. For Auction 16th February

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