A Fine Collection of Medals to the South Wales Borderers

Date of Auction: 17th September 2020

Sold for £1,100

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,400

Pair: Private H. Booth, South Wales Borderers

South Africa 1877-79, 1 clasp, 1879 (1679. Pte H. Booth. 1-24th Foot.) edge bruise; India General Service 1854-95, 1 clasp, Burma 1885-7 (1679 Pte H. Booth 2d Bn S. Wales Bord.) suspension claw loose, generally very fine (2)


Henry Booth initially served with the 1st Battalion, South Wales Borderers before transferring to the 2nd Battalion in April 1880.