A Small Collection of Medals to the Wiltshire Yeomanry

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Date of Auction: 25th March 2014

Sold for £120

Estimate: £100 - £140

Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 4 clasps, Cape Colony, Transvaal, Wittebergen, South Africa 1901 (232 Pte. A. E. Oxley, 63rd Coy. 16th Imp. Yeo.) edge bruising very fine £100-140


Arthur Enset Oxley was born in Bow, London. Employed as a Sorter with the G.P.O., he attested for short service with the Imperial Yeomanry at Trowbridge on 9 January 1900, aged 26 years, 6 months. With the 63rd (Wiltshire) Company 16th Battalion Imperial Yeomanry he served in South Africa, 4 March 1900-17 June 1901. He was discharged at his own request at Chippenham on 24 June 1901. With copied service papers.