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QSAs with the clasp Wepener 1 week 6 days ago #87151

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CGHGSM (1) Basutoland (Pte. R. E. W. B. Jones. C. M. Rifn.);
QSA (4) Cape Colony, Wepener, Transvaal, Wittebergen (22 Sjt: Maj: R. E. W. B. Jones. Cape M. R.);
KSA (2) (22 Sjt. R. E. W. B. Jones. Cape M. R.),

Enlisted 13 February 1880 in England aged 20. Served in the Gun War (Basuto War) 1880-1. CGHGSM (1) Basutoland. Corporal 5 December 1881. 1st Class Sergeant, B Troop. Discharged 31 August 1907. CMR ref DD7/60.
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QSAs with the clasp Wepener 1 week 1 day ago #87210

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A chance for a re-unite?


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[ QSA (3) Cape Colony, Wepener, Witterbergen ]
[ KSA (2) ]
Army LS&GC VR, Cape of Good Hope reverse (No. 253. 2nd. Sergt. T. Martin. C. M. Riflemen), later rivet through claw

Enlisted 11 April 1882. Severely wounded at Wepener, 10 April 1900. Discharged 8 October 1910?. CMR ref DD7/60.

Awarded the Cape LS&GC 13 May 1901.

Possibly attended the FAMP/CMR Association meeting in 1955.
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QSAs with the clasp Wepener 6 days 21 hours ago #87265

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The Cape of Good Hope LS&GC just sold for a hammer price of £750. Totals (inc VAT on the commission for the UK only): £930. R18,500. Au$1,590. Can$1,450. US$1,090.

I have not recorded his QSA/KSA as being extant but I hope they are still extant somewhere.

The trio to Sergeant Major R E W B Jones, CMR, sold for a hammer price of £1,500. Totals (inc VAT on the commission for the UK only): £1,860. R36,900. Au$3,190. Can$2,900. US$2,180
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