Peninsula War Medals from the Collection of the late A.L.T. Mullen

Date of Auction: 29th June 2006

Sold for £1,000

Estimate: £600 - £700

Military General Service 1793-1814, 4 clasps, Busaco, Ciudad Rodrigo, Badajoz, Salamanca (Thomas Corrigan, 5th Foot) edge bruising, fine £600-700


Thomas Corrigan was born in Co. Louth and was a Weaver by trade. Sold with a copied extract from the ‘Examination of Invalid Soldiers, 3 May 1816 which gives his age as 48, period of service as 7 years and that he was ‘injured whilst on Service in Spain in Jan. 1814’. Clasps confirmed. Sold with copied research.