The Collection of Medals formed by Dr A W Stott (25 March 1997)

Date of Auction: 25th March 1997

Sold for £310

Estimate: £200 - £250

Three: Private Frederick Adams, 20th Foot
Crimea 1854-55, 4 clasps, Alma, Balaklava, Inkermann, Sebastopol (No.3794 F. Adams, 20th Regt.) contemporary engraved naming; Indian Mutiny 1857-58, 1 clasp, Lucknow (F. Adams, 1st Bn. 20th Regt.); Turkish Crimea 1855, British issue, fitted with contemporary replacement bar suspension, contact marks, otherwise nearly very fine (3)


Frederick Adams enlisted at Cambridge on 28 November 1853, aged 17 years.