Long Service Medals from the Collection formed by John Tamplin

Date of Auction: 25th September 2008

Sold for £360

Estimate: £300 - £350

Royal Navy L.S. & G.C., V.R., wide suspension (W. Betsworth, Ly. Stokr. H.M.S. Ringdove 23 Yrs.) very fine £300-350


L.S. & G.C. approved 3 November 1864.

William Betsworth joined as a Boy 1st Class aboard
Racer on 8 January 1841. He served aboard Ringdove as a Ledaing Stoker from 3 October 1859 to 10 November 1864. Sold with copy record of service.