The few items of Boer War interest from B107, 18 November 2020. I will post the two DTDs separately.
B122 Group of seven BGLR .GriffIn (VTG)
QSA bars CC, TVL renamed
KSA two Bars SA1901 SA 1902 BGLR A.J.GriffIn (VTG) renamed
1914-15 Star 1608 CPL A.J.Griffin Ist SAH Renamed
War and victory medal 1608 Cpl. A,J. Griffin 1st SAH Renamed
WW2 war medal and Africa Service medal 7987 A.J. GriffIn
Not sure what is meant by VTG here.
4 Bars: CC; OFS; SA 1901; SA1902
1779 1st Class Tpr J. McRINDLE SAC
From the next Kaplan auction, B108, 13 January 2021
G004 Bar 1879 Corpl WILSON DN Mtd Rifles
Edge nicks otherwise VF 10 000
PIPES CARVED DURING THE ANGLO BOER WAR
G005 Grenadier Guards the fused grenade in centre and “G” “G” on either side. The following carved on the pipe “South Africa Boer War, Windburg, Vrede, T. Habanchu 2nd May 1900. Bidulphlsburg, Harrismith, Ficksburg, Wittenbergen, Reitz EF 1500
G006 2ND Dragoon Guards – the badge “Bays” carved in the centre Boer War 1901/1902 – from Bert EF 1500
BOER WAR MEDALLIONS
G007 Bronze Peace medal by Fuchs 1900 - 70 mm ”For Queen and Country” Mint in case of issue. 3000
G008 Bronze Peace medal by Fuchs 1900 – 52 mm “For Queen and Country” Mint in case of issue. 2500
NATAL REBELLION 1906
K009 Bar 1906 Lt. C. MARSDEN Royston’s Horse
Confirmed on Roll EF 6000
K010 No Bar: Tpr H.R. MERCER Natal Carbineers
Confirmed No Bar on Roll VF 2000
G011 No bar: 23580 Corpl J. MERRIFIELD R.E. Resuspended – disk F 900
C012 Three bars: CC; SA1901; SA102 3092 L. Corpl L.D. HUDGSON D.E.O.V.R VF 1700
C013 Four bars: CC; OFS; SA1901; SA1902 1779 1ST CL Tpr MC PRINGLE S.A.C VF 1800
C014 Four bars: CC; OFS; TVL; SA1901; SA1902 Pte J. ABSOLON Vol Coy Norfolk Regt VF 1800
KINGS SOUTH AFRICA MEDAL
K015 Bars: SA 1901; SA 1902
4133 Pte G. TEMPLE Manch. Regt – Edge Knocks VF 1000
From the next Kaplan auction, B109, 17 February 2021
A001 Eight: D.J. HAMER
Military Cross GVR reverse engraved Lieut D.J. Hamer First SA Rifles. Mint in case of issue.
QSA bars CC; OFS; JHB; Belfast 28495 SAPR. D.J. Hamer RE – engraved as issued.
KSA bars SAO1; SA02 28495 SAPR D.J. Hamer RE
Natal 1906 Corpl D.J. Hamer TVL Mtd Rifles
1914/15 Star Sgt D.J. Hamer SAFT & PC
War Medal and Victory Medal Lt D.J. Hamer
Coronation Medal 1911 engraved Corpl D.J. Hamer SAFT & PC – confirmed on Roll
Military Cross by LG 4/6/17. Mentioned in Dispatched LG 25/9/17.
SOUTH WEST AFRICAN FORCE:
Despatches for period 4 August 1914 to 9th July 1915 Lieut David Joshua Hamer MC rendered serviced above the average.
His medical record shows he was discharged due to Malaria.
SOUTH AFRICAN GENERAL SERVICE MEDAL 1877-8-9
Tpr A. PFLEUGLER – No bar Cape Mtd Yeo – copy of Roll included. 254 Medals issued to this Regiment. 13 with no bar.
CAPE OF GOOD HOPE GENERAL SERVICE MEDAL
Pte H.J. FITZPATRICK bar Bechuanaland Kimberley Regt
BRITISH SOUTH AFRICA COMPANY MEDAL
LCE Corpl. C.S. SHIPPARD E.Troop BFF
Edge Knocks otherwise VF
Queen Victoria tin with chocolate VF 400
A007 Pair: R.C. KOCH
QSA No bar 83 Pte R.C. Koch CALA T.G. – copy of medal roll included.
Natal Rebellion Bar 1906 Tpr R.C. Koch Natal Police – copy of medal roll included.
Pair: Ord. S.H. ELFORD Imp. Hosp. Corps
QSA Bars: SAO1; SA02
Natal 1906 Rebellion Bar 1906 Pte S.H. Elford Natal Med. Corps
Anglo Boer War bandoleer
Bars 1901; 1902 MURRAY APC
Five: Capt G.S. LESLIE IMP YEO
QSA bars CC; OFS; TVL
KSA bars SA01; SA02 Imp Yeo
WW I trio: 1914/15 Star Capt G.S. Leslie 8th. Dis Mtd. Rfls
War and Bilingual Victory Medals Capt G.S. Leslie
QSA and KSA medals confirmed. Copies of WW I Service record shows that he attested 9th December 1914? 9/8/15 Kimberley TRAT. Cartilege from Upington Hospital. 6 weeks leave from 27/5/15
Med Brd Kimberley 19/5/15
MB Kimberley further period of 4 weeks sick leave ref Pretoria 14/7/15. Awarded silver War badge.
Mentioned in Dispatches London Gazette 10 September 1901.
The original tops of the cardboard boxes for the WW I trio are present.
NATAL REBELLION 1906
No Bar Pvt F. WARRY Lower Tugela Military Reserve – copy of Roll included only 52 medals issued
No Bar Tpr J. KONING New Hanover Reserves – copy of Roll included 75 medals issued
No Bar Tpr L.C. McKENZIE Natal Carbineers – copy of Roll included.