A Small Collection of Medals to the Wiltshire Regiment

Date of Auction: 25th March 2014

Sold for £100

Estimate: £80 - £100

Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 2 clasps, Cape Colony, South Africa 1902 (5669 Pte. W. J. Goddard, Wilts. Regt.) extremely fine £80-100


Private William John Goddard, 2nd Battalion Wiltshire Regiment, died of disease at Woodstock, South Africa on 7 April 1902. His name is commemorated on the Boer War Memorial in Salisbury Cathedral and on a memorial plaque in St. Peter’s Church at Devizes, Wiltshire. Only four medals with this clasp combination to the Wiltshire Regiment. With copied research.