A Collection of Queen’s South Africa Medals to the Imperial Yeomanry

Date of Auction: 9th May 2018

Sold for £110

Estimate: £70 - £90

Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 5 clasps, Cape Colony, Orange Free State, Transvaal, South Africa 1901, South Africa 1902 (20734 Pte. L. Blackwell. 8th. Coy. Imp: Yeo:) extremely fine £70-90


Lawrence Blackwell attested for the Imperial Yeomanry at Derby on 24 January 1901, and served with the 8th (Derbyshire) Company, 4th Battalion Imperial Yeomanry in South Africa during the Boer War. He was discharged at Shorncliffe on 5 June 1902.