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Defending the Empire

Queen's South Africa medal, 1899-1902

Period:
19th Century
Description:

Military medal awarded to Sergeant J Bell, who served with the 2nd Battalion of the Kings Own Scottish Borderers.

 

Detail:

obverse - VICTORIA REGINA ET IMPERATRIX / G W di Saulles
reverse - SOUTH AFRICA / G W de Saulles
edging - 3435 SERJT J BELL K O SCOT BORD
3 bars - JOHANNESBURG / PAARDEBERG / CAPE COLONY

Materials/Media:
silver, ribbon
Dimensions:
diameter 36mm
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Accession number:
DUMFM:0197.1111
Digital Number:
DMMD006a-f
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council


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