A Collection of Medals to the Black Watch

Date of Auction: 25th June 2014

Sold for £2,000

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,000

Waterloo 1815 (J. L. Bayley, 2nd Batt. 73rd Reg. Foot) fitted with steel clip and ring suspension, nearly very fine £2500-3000


John L. Bayley enlisted into the 73rd Foot on 12 November 1813 and served in No. 4 Company at Waterloo. His Company Commander Captain J. M. Kennedy was killed in action on 18 June. Bayley was discharged on 3 May 1817.