BATTLE-CRUISER HMS QUEEN MARY LAPEL FAVOUR

BATTLE-CRUISER HMS QUEEN MARY LAPEL FAVOUR

£145.00

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A superb lapel/sweetheart favour supporting a crew member serving with HMS Queen Mary.

Super detail, topped of by a small enamel lapel representation of a sailor ‘bib and vest’.

Complete with original fitting pin.

HMS Queen Mary was a battle cruiser class ship built for the Royal Navy, completed in 1913. She took art in the Battle of Helligoland Bite. She was also involved in the interception of German Navel forces that bombarded the English North Sea coast line in December 1914. HMS Queen Mary was sunk at the Battle of Jutland with the loss of over 1200 crew. The wreck was discovered in 1991.