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

Date of Auction: 17th September 2009

Sold for £5,800

Estimate: £5,000 - £6,000

Naval General Service 1793-1840, 2 clasps, Camperdown, Trafalgar (Edward Cordy) some very minor edge bruising, otherwise good very fine £5000-6000


Edward Cordy served as an Ordinary Seaman aboard H.M.S. Montagu at Camperdown and aboard H.M.S. Colossus at Trafalgar. He appears as ‘Corder’ on the Greenwich Hospital roll and published medal rolls but is confirmed as ‘Cordy’ in the muster lists for both actions.