Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (9 & 10 May 2018)

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Date of Auction: 9th & 10th May 2018

Sold for £7,000

Estimate: £4,000 - £5,000

Naval General Service 1793-1840, 2 clasps, Trafalgar, St. Domingo (John Morgan.) good very fine £4000-5000


Provenance: Whalley Collection 1875; Sotheby 1886; Glendining, June 1908.

John Morgan is confirmed on the rolls as a Landsman aboard H.M.S. Agamemnon for both actions and was wounded at St Domingo (London Gazette 1806, p 43). Five other men of this name are shown on the rolls for various clasps.