Lot Archive


№ 140


17 September 2004

Hammer Price:

China 1842 (Jo[hn] Cutmore, 49th Regiment Foot), suspension refixed, edge bruising, naming faint in places, nearly very fine £220-260

John Cutmore was born in the Parish of Ware in Hertfordshire and attested for service with the 49th Regiment in 1835, aged 19 years. He was discharged in 1844 as being ‘unfit for further service’; his character was given as being ‘extremely bad’. Sold with copied service papers.