Died of disease on 20-6-1900 & buried in President Avenue Cemetery, Bloemfontein. Recipient died of injuries caused by an accident on the railway at Kimberley on 4-7-1901. - Conferred by Sultan Selim 111 of Turkey on the British Officers (in gold) and N. Os (in silver) who took part in the campaign against the French. The 79th Regt suffered 68% casualties during the Battle of Waterloo. Died on 3-5-1944, aged 35 as a Major serving with 9th Bn., 9th Punjab Regt., and buried in Madras War Cemetery. A., on , and is buried in Catania War Cemetery, Sicily. Below, Egypt, Waterloo and Peninsular, surrounded by a scroll inscribed Egmont-Op-Zee, Fuentes DOnor, Salamance, Pyrennees, Nivelle, Nive, Toulouse. Was present at Alma, Inkermann, the Taking of the Quarries, and at two assaults on the Redan of the 864.
He was wounded at Klip Kraal on 16-2-1900, and again wounded (severely) at Bothaville on 6-11-1900.
Sold with copy papers which record much active service during the Peninsular War.
Mc Lean,s Company - Grenadiers - at Waterloo and was severely wounded in the left shoulder.
which shows service in Gallipoli and entitled to S.
RNR (Served in the Wireless Telegraphy Service) (NEF) 73 294.