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 £420

Estimate: £180 - £220

Canada General Service 1866-70, 1 clasp, Fenian Raid 1870 (632 Pte. J. Blything, 1st Rifle Brigade), officially impressed in small capitals, together with related cap badge and an old portrait photograph by ‘B. R. Leech, Macclesfield’, good very fine (2) £180-220


Medal & clasp verified (WO 100/110 refers), the roll further stating ‘Medal to be engraved in England’ and sent to the recipient at ‘5 Higginbotham Street, Macclesfield, Cheshire’.