Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (19 & 20 July 2017)

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Date of Auction: 19th & 20th July 2017

Sold for £7,000

Estimate: £6,000 - £7,000

South Africa 1877-79, 1 clasp, 1877-8-9 (2053, Pte. J. P. Brierly, 2/24th Foot) extremely fine £6000-7000

Footnote

George P. Brierly was killed in action at Isandhlwana on 22 January 1879. He attested at Manchester on 27 July 1868, and served in “G” Company. His effects were claimed by his father. Medal issued 25 August 1881.