Country: UK
Issued on: Return
Date of presentation: 00/00/1902
Number issued: ?

 

Silver medals, to:

1st Bn. Gordon Highlanders –
2563 Colour-Sergeant Charles H. WATKINS

3807 Sergeant G. H. CHAPMAN

Unknown Regiment –

???? Robert RICHARDSON

and other active service members of the International Order of Good Templars
 
Obverse with the insignia of the "I.O.G.T." (in enamels).
Reverse: "SOUTH AFRICAN CAMPAIGN / 1899/1902 / FOR / STEADFASTNESS / [Bro. Sgt. Major C. Watkins]".
 

The Dundee Courier (21/08/1902) notes that "steps were being taken to recognise the loyalty of the brethren by the presentation of some badge or memento".

 

Watkins medal in the Constantine Collection.
Richardson example sold through Spink, 25/07/2018 (incomplete – lacking enamel insignia)

Chapman example sold through Morton & Eden, 13/07/2021

 

Dundee Courier, 21/08/1902
Spink, 25/07/2018
Constantine Collection