A Collection of Awards for the Boer War formed by Doug Jenkins

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Date of Auction: 27th September 2017

Sold for £750

Estimate: £600 - £800

Pair: Private T. Russell, York and Lancaster Regiment, wounded at Spion Kop, 24 January 1900

British South Africa Company Medal 1890-97, reverse Rhodesia 1896, no clasp (2956 Pte. T. Russell, 2/Y & Lancr. Regt.); Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 2 clasps, Cape Colony, Relief of Ladysmith (2956 Pte. T. Russell, 1: Yk: & Lanc: Regt.) minor edge nicks, good very fine (2) £600-800

Footnote

T. Russell served with the 1st Battalion York and Lancaster Regiment in South Africa, and was wounded at Spion Kop, 24 January 1900.