A Collection of Medals to the Royal Lancaster Regiment

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Date of Auction: 25th June 2014

Sold for £340

Estimate: £120 - £160

Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 1 clasp, Relief of Ladysmith (2979 Pte. F. Cooper, R. Lanc. R.) edge bruising, some contact marks, very fine £120-160

Footnote

2979 Private F. Cooper, 2nd Battalion Royal Lancaster Regiment, wounded at Spion Kop, 24 January 1900. Invalided on 21 March 1900. The Salford Reporter lists him as of ‘8 Ellor Street, Pendleton’. With copied research.