South Lancs Vols

 

County: Lancashire
Issued on: Return
Date of presentation: 00/00/1901
Number issued: ?

 

Gold medals, to:

KNOWN EXAMPLES

Volunteer Active Service Company, South Lancashire Regiment [2nd V.B.S.L.R.] –
7079 Private Thomas BYRNE
7086 Private Thomas EGAN
7104 Private William TAYLOR
7106 Private John YATES
 
Obverse with the badge of the South Lancashire Regiment (in enamels): "2ND VOL BATTN / SOUTH LANC’RE REGT / PRINCE OF WALES VOLS / SOUTH AFRICA".
Reverse: "[PRIVATE J. YATES] / FROM THE OFFICERS / 1901".

 

Yates example in the Constantine Collection.
Byrne example sold through Dix Noonan Webb, 01/12/2010, for £1,100 (this is the medal illustrated in Hibbard).

Egan example sold through City Coins, Cape Town, 01/09/2017.

 

Hibbard #K3
City Coins, 01/09/2017
Constantine Collection