Lot Archive

Lot

№ 559

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27 September 1994

Hammer Price:
£480

A Boer War D.C.M. group of five awarded to Gunner O. Callow, Royal Field Artillery

DISTINGUISHED CONDUCT MEDAL, V.R. (18141 Gnr., R.F.A.); QUEEN'S SOUTH AFRICA 1899-1902, 6 clasps, Talana, Defence of Ladysmith, Orange Free State, Transvaal, Laing's Nek, S.A. 1901 (18141 Gnr., 13 Bty. R.F.A.) correction to battery number, 1914 MONS STAR (Gnr., R.F.A.); BRITISH WAR AND VICTORY MEDALS (Cpl., R.A.) generally very fine (5)

D.C.M., London Gazette, 27 September, 1901. The 13th battery R.F.A. were distinguished at the battle of Talana and at Ladysmith.