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Lot

№ 75

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8 December 1994

Hammer Price:
£820

WATERLOO 1815 (James Edmondson, 1st Regiment Life Guards) fitted with original steel clip and ring suspender, some light edge bruising, otherwise very fine and better

This lot was sold as part of a special collection, An Important Collection of Waterloo Medals.

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James Edmondson was a carpenter by trade born at Meldon near Lancaster. He was severely wounded at Waterloo, losing his right arm above the elbow. He was admitted to Chelsea Hospital on 6 March 1816, on a pension of 1 shilling per day.