Orders, Decorations and Medals (25 September 2008)

Date of Auction: 25th September 2008

Sold for £470

Estimate: £250 - £300

Pair: Sergeant W. Coombs, Devonshire Regiment

Ashanti Star 1896, unnamed as issued; Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 3 clasps, Tugela Heights, Relief of Ladysmith, Belfast (712 Sgt., Devon. Regt.) mounted as worn, slight edge bruising, good very fine (2) £250-300

Footnote

Ashanti Star scarce to regiment, only 26 awarded to the 2nd Battalion.