A Collection of Medals to the 90th Foot, Scottish Rifles and Cameronians

Date of Auction: 9th December 1999

Sold for £550

Estimate: £500 - £600

Pair: Private Henry Jeffard, 90th Light Infantry, killed in action at Lucknow
Crimea 1854-56, 1 clasp, Sebastopol (90th Regt.) officially impressed naming, surname ‘Jefford’; Indian Mutiny 1857-59, 1 clasp, Defence of Lucknow (90th Lt. Infy.) the first with light contact marks, very fine, the second extremely fine (2) £500-600


Private Henry Jeffard was in Havelock’s 1st Relief Force and took part in the second defence of Lucknow. He was killed in action at Lucknow on 11 October 1857.