Lot Archive


№ 606


19 April 1995

Hammer Price:

Pair: Captain John Stevenson, 54th Regiment and 21st Fusiliers
Indian Mutiny 1857-59, no clasp (Lieut., H.M’s. 54th Regt.); India General Service 1854-95, 1 clasp, Bhootan (Captain, 54th Foot) light contact marks, otherwise very fine (2)

Captain Stevenson served with the 54th Regiment during the Indian Mutiny, including Lord Clyde’s campaign in Oude in 1858-59 (medal). Served also in the Bhootan expedition of 1864-65 (medal with clasp). He transferred shortly afterwards into the 21st Fusiliers and retired in the rank of Colonel in December 1887.