The Collection of Medals formed by the late John Seabrook

Date of Auction: 28th March 2002

Sold for £1,100

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Waterloo 1815 (Samuel Hall, 12th Reg. Light Dragoons) fitted with original steel clip and ring suspension, good very fine £800-1000


Samuel Hall was born in the Parish of Tweford, near Derby, and enlisted at the age of eighteen on 4 April 1814. He was discharged on 6 May 1816, in consequence of ‘being disabled left leg from gunshot wound at Waterloo, 18 June 1815’, and admitted to Chelsea Hospital on pension.