A small collection of medals to the Essex Regiment

Date of Auction: 15th September 2021

Sold for £100

Estimate: £80 - £120

Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 2 clasps, Cape Colony, South Africa 1902 (6078 Pte. G. Ray. Essex Regt.) edge bruising, nearly very fine £80-£120


G. Ray attested for the Essex Regiment and served with the 3rd Battalion in South Africa during the Boer War. He was awarded a Militia Long Service and Good Conduct Medal per Army Order 27 of February 1908 - one of only 4 awarded to the Regiment.