Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, 2 clasps, Tel-El-Kebir, Gemaizah 1888 (A. Emery, Pte. R.M.) contact marks and polished, therefore nearly very fine and scarce
Born in Kings Norbry, Birmingham, on 23 December 1846, Alfred Emery enlisted at Walmer on 23 December 1870 as a Private in 32 Company, Portsmouth Division. He served aboard the following H.M. Ships ENDYMION (1872-74), ST VINCENT (1877-79), whilst on books of ALEXANDRA served with the ‘Egypt Battalion’ 20 August until 23 October 1882, FLORA (1883-85), STARLING (30 September 1886 until 8 April 1889). Discharged with pension on 9 March 1892. Had been in cells, imprisoned and lost Good Conduct Badges on four separate occasions, hence no L.S. & G.C. award.