Lot Archive


№ 141


17 September 2004

Hammer Price:

China 1842 (R. Ingram, Corporal, 49th Regiment Foot) edge bruising, some contact marks, nearly very fine £220-260

Richard Ingram was born in the Parish of Heckingham, near Loddon, Norfolk. He attested for the 49th Regiment in 1834, aged 17 years. Sergeant Ingram was discharged after 21 years service having being appointed to the staff of the South Lincoln Regiment of Militia. Sold with copied service papers which show him brought before a Court Martial on several occasions during his military career.