Orders, Decorations and Medals (28 & 29 March 2012)

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Date of Auction: 28th & 29th March 2012

Sold for £700

Estimate: £600 - £700

Naval General Service 1793-1840, 1 clasp, Algiers (John West) additionally stipple engraved on edge ‘H.M.S. Hebrus’, good very fine
£600-700

Footnote

Ex Glendining’s, June 1907.

John West served as a Boy 3rd Class aboard H.M.S. Hebrus at Algiers. A further five men of this name appear on the Admiralty roll for a variety of clasps.