A Fine Collection of Medals to the South Wales Borderers

Date of Auction: 17th September 2020

Sold for £260

Estimate: £140 - £180

Pair: Sergeant W. Powell, South Wales Borderers

India General Service 1854-95, 2 clasps, Burma 1885-7, Burma 1887-89 (1495 Pte. W. Powell 2d. Bn. S. Wales Bord.) suspension slack, surname partially officially corrected with edge cut; Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 4 clasps, Relief of Kimberley, Paardeberg, Driefontein, Johannesburg (1495 Sejt W. Powell. S. Wales Bord:) edge bruising, therefore nearly very fine (2) £140-£180


Served with the 2nd Battalion, South Wales Borderers and the 15th Battalion Mounted Infantry.