5 Cdo Bill Jacobs group-1

Congo Mercenary. Parachute Regiment and 5 Commando (The Wild Geese) Group to Bill Jacobs. Collection: Julian Tennant

Some of William Jacobs souvenirs of his military service including insignia from the Parachute Regiment and from 5 Commando in the Congo. Also included in the group is his British GSM with Cyprus clasp, Congolese Bronze Cross of Valour (one of only six awarded to members of the Commando), identification book and Lieutenant’s rank insignia. Collection: Julian Tennant

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