A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX. CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916.

Naval General Service & Other Early Naval MedalsVictorian R.N.Medals (Groups & Singles) Victorian R.N. & R.M. WW1 CombinationsWorld War I R.N. & Merch (Groups & Singles)WW I ROYAL NAVY (Gallantry & Groups)World Wars I & II R.N. & Mercantile (Casualties)R.N.D. (1914 Star & Bar Trios / Internees)R.N.A.S. (WW1) & F.A.A. MEDALSWW II ROYAL NAVY (Gallantry & Groups)Post-World War II R.N. & MerchLIFE SAVING MEDALS (inc RHS)NAVY MEDALS (SOLD ARCHIVE)
A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916. A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916. A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916. A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916.











A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914),
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque.

HENRY HOWE, STOKER P.O. ROYAL NAVY

A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916. KILLED-IN-ACTION “BATTLE of JUTLAND” 31st May 1916.
HMS Defence.

[THE MEDALS]

A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916. A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916. A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916.





China Medal 1900,
H. Howe, Sto.,
H.M.S. UNDAUNTED







Naval General Service Medal, [Persian Gulf 1909-1914]
A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916. 280065 H.Howe, Sto. P.O.,
H.M.S. FOX





A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916. A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916. 1914-15 Star, British War and Victory Medal
280065 H. Howe. S.P.O., R.N.
(Serving in HMS DEFENCE)


A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916. A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916. A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916. A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916.












Royal Navy Long Service and Good Conduct Medal Edward VII
280065 Henry Howe. Ldg. Stoker, H.M.S. FOX


A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916. Memorial Plaque (Henry Howe)
In card envelope of issue, with Buckingham Palace enclosure.

A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916. [BIOGRAPHY] HENRY HOWE. 1876-1916

Henry Howe was born in Stonehouse near Plymouth, Devon on 27th January 1876. He joined the Royal Navy at age 18 in 1895 as Stoker 2nd Class.

......... and he served as a Stoker Petty Officer during the Great War. He was killed in action whilst serving in cruiser H.M.S. DEFENCE at the Battle of Jutland, 31 May 1916.

HMS Defence was the flagship of Rear-Admiral Sir Robert Arbuthnot, and led the First Cruiser Squadron during the battle.
She was engaged by the A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916.
German battlecruiser S.M.S. DERFFLINGER

and several other German battleships, resulting in her being hit by two salvoes which caused the detonation of a magazine and surrounding ammunition. HMS Defence exploded, with the loss of all but one man.

Henry Howe is commemorated on the Plymouth Naval Memorial along with about 900 of his shipmates who also died during the loss of HMS Defence on 31st May 1916 at Jutland.

A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916. [THE JUTLAND MEMORIAL MEDALLION]

Also included is a boxed Jutland Memorial Medallion, by Spink, London in White Metal which is in near mint state. Contained within the medallion box is a small 6 x 4 cm piece of silk, which has the following written on it: ‘Battle of Hornreef 31st May H.M.S. Neptune silk Ensign Presented by the Duchess of Albany.

A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916. A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916. A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916. A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916. [SUMMARY]

This is one of the best Jutland Casualty groups we’ve ever had the honour to offer. Henry Howe’s combination of medals is more than rare, and with the plaque having also survived it brings this assembly close to being unique. Basic Jutland casualty trios are being regularly asked at £1200+ & a Jutland trio and plaque recently sold at £1600.

A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916. This totally exceptional group comes with a well assembled research file containing full service document copies and photographs. Also included is a first hand account of the discovery of the wreck of HMS DEFENCE by the diver who found it. This also contains “eye witness” accounts of the sinking of the ship during the battle on 31st May 1916.

A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916. ALL THE MEDALS HAVE SURVIVED IN PRACTICALLY MINT STATE AND DISPLAY CRISP, UNMARKED & FULLY PROOFLIKE SURFACES & ARE PRESENTED ON THEIR ORIGINAL RIBBONS.

AN EXCESSIVELY RARE & DESIRABLE JUTLAND CASUALTY GROUP WITH A CLOSE TO UNIQUE COMBINATION of CHINA - N.G.S.- WW1 TRIO & EDWARD VII L.S.G.C.

IF YOU COLLECT SERIOUSLY GOOD ROYAL NAVY GROUPS & WANT A SUPERB CHRISTMAS PRESENT THIS YEAR.......THIS IS FOR YOU.

£3995

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A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX.
CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), 
with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. 
KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916.

A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX. CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916.
£3995

A RARE & MAGNIFICENT, ROYAL NAVY GROUP OF SIX. CHINA 1900, N.G.S. (PERSIAN GULF 1909-1914), with 1914-15 Trio & Edward VII L.S.G.C.& Plaque. KILLED-IN-ACTION “Battle of Jutland” 31st May 1916.