Long Service Medals from the Collection formed by John Tamplin

Date of Auction: 26th March 2009

Sold for £170

Estimate: £100 - £140

Three: 2nd Grade Constable Waziri, Tanganyika Territory Police, late Tanganyika Police and Prisons

British War and Victory Medals (1448 3/C. Con. Waziri, T.P.P.); Colonial Police L.S. & G.C., G.V.R. (1448 2nd Grade Const. Waziri s/o Kasori) mounted for wear, fine and better (3) £100-140


Waziri, the son of Kasori, was awarded medals for the Great War whilst serving as a 3rd Class Constable in the Tanganyika Police and Prisons. Later, as a 2nd Grade Constable serving in the Tanganyika Territory Police, he was awarded the Colonial Police L.S. & G.C. (Tanganyika Gazette 29 May 1936).

Sold with some copied research.