The Alan Cathery Collection of British Campaign Medals

Date of Auction: 19th September 2013

Sold for £260

Estimate: £260 - £300

India General Service 1854-95, 1 clasp, Pegu (Lawe. Kelan, 18th Rl. Irish Regt.) claw tightened, edge bruising, some contact marks, good fine £260-300


2128 Lawrence Keelan (note different spelling), 18th Royal Irish Regiment, was killed in action in the First Attack on the Redan, 18 June 1855.

With a copied roll of officers and other ranks of the 18th Regiment who served in the Burma campaign 1852-53 and were entitled to the clasp ’Pegu’.