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A Collection of Queen’s South Africa Medals for the Relief of Mafeking and Kimberley


№ 701


16 July 2020

Hammer Price:

Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 3 clasps, Relief of Kimberley, Paardeberg, Driefontein (3782. Pte. S. J. Devoisey. 1/Oxfd. L.I.) minor official correction to rank, light scratch to obverse field, nearly extremely fine £160-£200

Provenance: Dix Noonan Webb, September 2007.

S. J. Devoisey attested for the Oxfordshire Light Infantry and served with the 1st Battalion in South Africa during the Boer War. He died of disease at Bloemfontein on 6 June 1900.