Orders, Decorations and Medals (8 February 2010)

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Date of Auction: 8th February 2010

Sold for £500

Estimate: £380 - £420

Pair: Private J. Josland, Devonshire Regiment, severely wounded at Elandslaagte, 21 October 1899

Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 2 clasps, Elandslaagte, Transvaal (4792 Pte., Devon. Regt.); King’s South Africa 1901-02, 2 clasps (4792 Pte., Devon. Regt.) minor edge bruising and contact marks, very fine (2) £380-420

Footnote

4792 Private J. Josland, 1st Battalion Devonshire Regiment, was severely wounded at Elandslaagte, 21 October 1899. With a note stating that Jos. Josland (alias Joslin) was born in Crediton and enlisted in January 1897. With copied roll extracts.