The Brian Kieran Collection

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Date of Auction: 16th September 2010

Sold for £520

Estimate: £450 - £500

Crimea 1854-56, 3 clasps, Alma, Inkermann, Sebastopol (Serjt. H. Guy, 4th Regt.), officially impressed naming, minor scratch to obverse, good very fine £450-500


Herbert Guy, who was born in Dorset, enlisted in the 4th Regiment in May 1850, and had attained the rank of Corporal by the time of his arrival in the Crimea. He subsequently ‘died in camp’ before Sebastopol on 7 January 1855 (T.N.A. WO12/2236 refers).