The Collection of Medals formed by the late John Seabrook

Date of Auction: 28th March 2002

Sold for £1,250

Estimate: £600 - £700

Waterloo 1815 (John Butcher, Gunner, Royal Horse Artillery) fitted with original steel clip and ring suspender, some edge bruises and light contact marks, otherwise generally very fine £600-700


John Butcher served as a gunner in Ross’s “A” Troop in the Peninsula and at Waterloo. He is entitled to the M.G.S. with 9 clasps, which was sold in the Hamilton-Smith sale (Part 2), 20/21 July, 1927.