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

Date of Auction: 25th March 1997

Sold for £160

Estimate: £60 - £80

Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 3 clasps, Orange Free State, Transvaal, S.A. 1902 (7009 Pte. C. F. McMann, Lanc. Fus.) officially re-impressed, extremely fine


Charles Frederick McMann was born in Preston and attested on 24 November 1898 at Manchester, aged 18 years. He served in the 28th Battalion, Mounted Infantry and was killed in action at Blesboklaagte Farm on 12 February 1902.