The Collection of Tibet Medals 1903-04 formed by Colonel Richard H. Harris

Date of Auction: 19th March 2008

Sold for £260

Estimate: £120 - £160

Tibet 1903-04, no clasp (1041 3-Cl. Hospl. Asst. Dayal Singh, I.S.M.D.), later style impressed naming, very fine £120-160


1st Class Sub-Assistant Surgeon Dayal Singh, Indian Subordinate Medical Department, was born on 28 February 1881 and entered the I.S.M.D. in March 1902. He served in the Tibet Expedition and was later awarded the Indian Meritorious Service Medal for his services in Mesopotamia during the Great War.