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Medals to the Cape Police 3 months 1 day ago #86485

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From the City Coins auction, 4 November 2022

QSA (2) Cape Colony, Orange Free State (1768 L. Cpl G. A. N. Webb Cape P. D. 1)
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QSA (2) Cape Colony, Orange Free State (1448 PTE J. G. TIER CAPE P.D.I.)
[ KSA (2) ]

Also served in the 1st Imperial Light Horse.

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CGHGSM (1) Bechuanaland (182 PTE. J. P. SPANGENBERG C. PCE)



The catalogue states 'One of 131 medals issued to the Cape Police. John Peter Spangenberg also served in the Boer war with the Cape Police District 2 and is entitled to a Queens South Africa medal with clasp Cape Colony and a 2 clasp Kings South Africa medal.'

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SAGS (1) 1878-9 (Lieut: A. Bates, Transvl. Mtd. Rifles.);
CGHGSM (1) Bechuanaland (Sub. Insp. A. Bates.. C. Pol.);
QSA (3) Cape Colony, Orange Free State, Transvaal (Capt: A. Bates, Cape Police.)
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If memory serves, this group is missing a KSA.

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Part time researcher of the Cape Police and C.P.G Regiment.

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I went through the CP KSA pages in WO100/359 this morning but did not spot him. It seems unlikely it would been issued from another unit?
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