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Medals to the West Yorkshire Regiment 1 year 8 months ago #61350

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The engraved QSA to Major C J M Heigham, WYR.

QSA (4) TH RoL Tr SA01.

Served in the South Africa war and took part in the operations : in the relief of Ladysmith , including the action at Colenso , operations of the 17th to 24th Jan 1900 and the action at Spion Kop : of 5th to 7th Feb 1900 and the action at Vaal Krantz on Tugela Heights , 14th to 27th Feb 1900 , and the action at Peters Hill ; and the Transvaal east and west Pretoria, July to 29th Nov 1900 .( Info... Reserve of Officers - War Services of the Field Officers, page 848. ) Heigham Retired and was not entitled to KSA .

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Ashanti Star 1896, named on the reverse in the usual regimental style (3051 Pte. H. Ogram 2. W. Yorks R.);
QSA (4) Tugela Heights, Relief of Ladysmith, Laing’s Nek, Transvaal (8051 Pte. H. Ogram. W. Yorkshire Regt.) unofficial rivets in places;
KSA (2) (8051 Pte. H. Ogram. W. Yorkshire Regt.) renamed

Private H Ogram was wounded in Natal on 24 February 1900 and invalided home on 9 November 1900.
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