Orders, Decorations and Medals (12 May 2015)

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Date of Auction: 12th May 2015

Sold for £1,900

Estimate: £1,400 - £1,600

Waterloo 1815 (John Owin, Driver, Royal Horse Artillery) steel clip and replacement ring suspension, slight contact marks, good very fine £1400-1600


John Owin was born in the Parish of Kinbolton, Yorkshire. He enlisted into the Royal Horse Artillery on 3 July 1803, aged 22 years.
At Waterloo, Driver John Owin served in Lieutenant-Colonel May’s “H” Troop, Royal Horse Artillery. Owin was discharged with a pension in 1819 due to a pectoral complaint. With copied discharge paper and roll extract.