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

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Date of Auction: 27th September 2017

Sold for £420

Estimate: £300 - £360

Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 1 clasp, Natal (2903 Pte. H. Hunter, 2: E. Surrey Regt.) minor edge bruise, polished, very fine £300-360


H. G. Hunter served with the 2nd Battalion East Surrey Regiment in South Africa, and was killed in action in his Regiment’s very first engagement at Willow Grange, Natal, on 23 November 1899, and as such was the regiment’s first casualty of the War.