The Collection of Medals to the Cheshire and Manchester Regiments, Rifle Brigade and Royal Green Jackets formed by the late David Boniface

Date of Auction: 25th September 2008

Sold for £160

Estimate: £140 - £160

Crimea 1854-56, no clasp (T. Beal, 1st Bn. Rifle Bde.), officially impressed naming, suspension claw refixed, contact marks and polished, good fine £140-160

Footnote

Thomas Beal, who enlisted in the Rifle Brigade at Chichester, Sussex in November 1854, aged 25 years, died at Sebastopol on 9 May 1855; sold with verification for the award of his sole entitlement, the Crimea Medal without clasp.