The Collection of Medals formed by the late Alan Wolfe
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Date of Auction: 7th December 2005
Sold for £2,100
Estimate: £2,500 - £3,000
FootnoteEx Spink Numismatic Circular, November 1973.
Samuel Challis is confirmed on the rolls as an Ordinary Seaman aboard H.M.S. Namur at this action. He received a second medal with two further clasps, Basque Roads 1809 and 27 Sep. Boat Service 1810, for service as Steward’s Mate aboard H.M.S. Valiant. His 2-clasp medal was sold by Spink in December 1984.