A Collection of Medals to the Black Watch

Date of Auction: 25th June 2014

Sold for £420

Estimate: £350 - £400

Crimea 1854-56, 3 clasps, Alma, Balaklava, Sebastopol (J. Stewart. 42nd Regt.) officially impressed naming, nearly extremely fine £350-400


John Stewart was born in the Parish of Blawin, Dingwall, County Ross, and enlisted into the 42nd Foot at Dingwall on 11 November 1840, aged 18 years 6 months. He died of cholera in the Crimea on 24 August 1855. Sold with copied muster rolls.