Paisley Thistle Works NAM


County: Renfrewshire
Issued on: Return
Date of presentation: 14/11/1902
Number issued: ?


Gold medals, to:

Argyl & Sutherland Highlanders (Reservist) –

3445 Sergeant Frank RASTALL

and other unnamed volunteers & reservists

Subscribed for by employers and employees of the Thistle thread-manufacturing works, Paisley.

Obverse with engraved Highlander.

Reverse: "PRESENTED / TO / [SERGEANT RASTALL A&S.H.] / By the Employers & Employees of / THISTLE WORKS, PAISLEY / AS A TOKEN OF ESTEEM / For gallant services rendered / IN SOUTH AFRICA / 14-11-02".


Rastall eaxample illustrated in Hibbard.

Rastall example now in the Collection of the National Army Museum, London (1997-11-51).



Hibbard #J9