The Collection of Medals formed by the late John F. Goodwin

Date of Auction: 17th September 2009

Sold for £4,500

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,000

Naval General Service 1793-1840, 2 clasps, 1 June 1794, 23 June 1795 (Thomas Paine) extremely fine £2500-3000


Thomas Paine served as an Able Seaman aboard H.M.S. Queen Charlotte at both actions, this ship being Lord Howe’s flagship at the ‘Glorious First of June’.