Orders, Decorations and Medals (21 September 2007)

Date of Auction: 21st September 2007

Sold for £100

Estimate: £80 - £100

Army L.S. & G.C., V.R., 3rd issue, small letter reverse (870 Pte. G. Maslin, 28th Foot) minor edge bruising, good very fine £80-100


George Maslin was born in Swindon. A Labourer by occupation, he attested for service in the 76th Regiment at Swindon on 10 August 1854, aged 17 years 6 months. With them he served until 1865 when he transferred to the 28th Foot, serving with them until discharged with a pension in March 1876. During this time he served for over three years in Gibraltar and over three years in Malta. Sold with copied discharge papers