Medals from the Collection of the Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum

Date of Auction: 21st July 2021

Sold for £420

Estimate: £300 - £400

Four: Private G. Fleckner, Oxfordshire Light Infantry, later Police Constable, Metropolitan Police

India General Service 1895-1902, 2 clasps, Punjab Frontier 1897-98, Tirah 1897-98 (4846 Pte G. Fleckner 2d Bn Oxf: Lt. Infy.) surname partially officially corrected; Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 3 clasps, Cape Colony, Orange Free State, Johannesburg (4846. Pte. G. Fleckner. Oxfd. L.I.); King’s South Africa 1901-02, 2 clasps, South Africa 1901, South Africa 1902 (4846 Pte. G. Fleckner. Oxford: L.I.); Coronation 1911, Metropolitan Police (P.C. G. Fleckner.) top lugs removed from all, generally very fine (4) £300-£400


G. Fleckner is recorded in regimental records as being wounded in action at Kroonstad, 10 May 1900. The latest published transcription of the casualty roll gives his name as ‘Flockner’ and as being wounded in action at Elandsfontein, 29 May 1900.