Lot Archive


№ 270


10 October 1995

Hammer Price:

Three: Petty Officer C. Genge, Royal Naval Brigade at Abu Klea
Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, 2 clasps, The Nile 1884-85, Abu Klea (C. Genge, A.B.) impressed naming; East and West Africa 1887-1900, 1 clasp, Witu 1890 (P.O. 2nd Cl., H.M.S. Turquoise); Khedive’s Star 1884-6, nearly extremely fine and rare (3)

The small Naval Brigade at Abu Klea comprised just 4 officers and 55 o/r’s under the command of Captain Lord Charles Beresford.