Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (27 & 28 September 2016)

Dix Noonan Webb
16 Bolton St, Mayfair
W1J 8BQ London
United Kingdom
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Date of the auction: 27.09.2016 - 28.09.2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord The important Field Officer’s Gold Medal for ‘Fort Detroit’ awarded to Lieutenant-Colonel Peter La Touche “Little Otter” Chambers, C.B., 41st Regiment, who shared command of the regiment at the capture of Fort Detroit in

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £20,000 - £30,000

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord The medal for Java awarded to Major Charles Lowrie, 69th Foot, who was shot through the body in the attack on Fort Cornelis, August 1811 Military General Service 1793-1814, 1 clasp, Java (Chas. Lowrie, Lieut. 69th Foot

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,200

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord The medal for Fort Detroit awarded to Private William Arter, 41st Foot, who was taken prisoner at Moravian Town in October 1813 Military General Service 1793-1814, 1 clasp, Fort Detroit (W. Arter, 41st Foot.) fitted with

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £2,600 - £3,000

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord The Peninsula War medal awarded to Captain I. W. Harris, 23rd Foot, who was severely wounded through both thighs at Albuhera, received a contusion in the head at Pampluna, and was severely wounded in the right thigh at

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £2,400 - £3,000

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord The Peninsula War medal awarded to Lieutenant T. F. Smith, 24th Foot Military General Service 1793-1814, 4 clasps, Vittoria, Pyrenees, Nivelle, Orthes (T. F. Smith, Lieut. 24th Foot) very fine £1800-2200 Footnote Thomas

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,200

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord The Peninsula War medal awarded to Captain Edward D’Arcey, 43rd Foot, who was wounded at Nivelle in November 1813, and lost both his legs at New Orleans in January 1815; he was afterwards Captain of Invalids, Royal

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £3,000 - £3,600

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord The Peninsula War medal awarded to Lieutenant-Colonel R. P. Holmes, 23rd Foot, who was severely wounded at the storming of Badajoz, 6 April 1812, and later fought at Waterloo where he received a contusion in the head from

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £2,400 - £3,000

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord The Peninsula War medal awarded to Drum Major Thomas Watts, 43rd Foot, who volunteered and formed one of the Storming Party at Badajoz and at St Sebastian, being wounded on both occasions, and was afterwards wounded in the

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £3,600 - £4,000

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord The Waterloo medal awarded to Captain Henry Wynne, 23rd Foot, who was severely wounded at Orthes in February 1814 and commanded the Light Company in the Waterloo campaign Waterloo 1815 (Capt. Henry Wynne, 23rd. Reg. Foot

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £2,600 - £3,000

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord The Waterloo medal awarded to Lieutenant, later Paymaster, George Dunn, 23rd Foot, who afterwards commanded the ladder party of the 23rd at the storming of Cambray Waterloo 1815 (Lieut. Geo. Dunn, 23rd. Regiment Foot

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £2,000 - £2,600

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord The Waterloo medal awarded to Brevet Major Henry Lindsay, 69th Foot, who was severely wounded whilst defending the colours at Quatre Bras Waterloo 1815 (Captain Henry Lindsay, 2nd Batt. 69th Reg. Foot.) fitted with

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord The Waterloo medal awarded to Brevet Major Brooke Pigot, 69th Foot, who was severely wounded in the head whilst defending the colours at Quatre Bras Waterloo 1815 (Lieut. Brook Pigott, 2nd Batt. 69th Reg. Foot.) fitted

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £4,000 - £5,000

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord The Waterloo medal awarded to Drummer John Farrow, 69th Foot, who was wounded in the left leg at Quatre Bras Waterloo 1815 (John Farrow, Drummer, 2nd Batt. 69th Reg. Foot.) fitted with original steel clip and ring

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £2,000 - £2,600

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord The Nepaul campaign medal awarded to Ensign John B. Spooner, 24th Foot Army of India 1799-1826, 1 clasp, Nepaul (Ensign J. B. Spooner, 24th Foot.) short hyphen reverse, officially impressed naming, nearly extremely fine

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £1,500 - £1,800

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord Candahar 1842 (Geoe. Glue, 41st Regt.) fitted with original steel clip and bar suspension, edge bruising and a little polished, very fine £600-800 Footnote George Glue enlisted into the 6th Foot at Leeds on 19 July 1838

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord The Afghan War medal awarded to Lieutenant-Colonel James Eman, C.B., who fought with the British Legion in Spain 1835-35 and was killed at the head of the 41st at the storming of the Redan, 8 September 1855 Candahar

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £1,400 - £1,600

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord Candahar Ghuznee Cabul 1842 (Drumr. John Coppin, 41st Regt.) fitted with replacement clip and bar suspension, heavy contact marks and wear, therefore fine £400-500 Footnote John Coppin was born at Cheapside, London, and

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord Ghuznee Cabul 1842 (John Mather, 41st Regt.) fitted with original steel clip and bar suspension, naming engraved but not in the correct regimental style, very fine £360-400 Footnote Sold with copied discharge papers for a

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £360 - £400

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord The Maori War medal awarded to Captain the Hon. A. E. Harris, 43rd Foot, who was thrice mentioned in despatches for services in New Zealand 1864-65 New Zealand 1845-66, reverse undated (Captn. Hon. A. E. Harris. 43rd Foot

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £500 - £600

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord Punjab 1848-49, 1 clasp, Chilianwala (J. Warren, 24th Foot.) light edge bruising and marks overall, otherwise nearly very fine £300-360 Footnote The medal roll shows 3125 James Warren, killed at Chillianwala; 3112 James

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £300 - £360

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord Punjab 1848-49, 2 clasps, Chilianwala, Goojerat (Lieut. F. Clark, 24th Foot.) obverse with contact marks, nearly very fine, reverse better £500-600 Footnote Francis Clark was appointed Ensign, by purchase, in the 41st

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £500 - £600

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord Punjab 1848-49, 2 clasps, Chilianwala, Goojerat (Drumr. W. Thomas, 24th Foot.) nearly very fine £500-550 Footnote William Thomas was born at Milford, Milford Haven, Pembrokeshire, and attested for the 24th Foot at

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £500 - £550

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord The Crimea medal to Captain Francis Edward Evans, 23rd Foot, killed in action at the battle of the Alma Crimea 1854-56, 1 clasp, Alma (Capt. Francis E. Evans. 23rd Regt.) officially impressed naming, light scratching over

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £2,600 - £3,000

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord The Crimea medal to Private Thomas Whitehead, 23rd Foot, who was posted missing, presumed killed, at the final attack on the Redan Crimea 1854-56, 1 clasp, Sebastopol (T. Whitehead. 23rd Regt.) officially impressed naming

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £260 - £300

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord The Crimea medal to Lieutenant Alfred Taylor, 41st Foot, who was killed in action at Inkermann whilst engaged in single combat with a Russian officer Crimea 1854-56, 2 clasps, Inkermann, Sebastopol (Lieut. Alfred Taylor

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £2,600 - £3,000

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord The Crimea medal to Private James Hetherington, 23rd Foot, killed in action at the battle of Inkermann Crimea 1854-56, 3 clasps, Alma, Inkermann, Sebastopol (J. Hetherington. 23rd Regt.) officially impressed naming, nearly

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord The Crimea medal awarded to Sergeant-Major W. H. Smith, 23rd Foot, who carried the regimental colour at the Alma after Lieutenant Butler was killed, was awarded the D.C.M., and was afterwards severely wounded at the final

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord Crimea 1854-56, 3 clasps, Alma, Inkermann, Sebastopol (W. Llewellyn. 41st Regt.) officially impressed naming, edge bruising, nearly very fine £300-360 Footnote William Llewellyn enlisted at Exeter as a Private with H.M’s

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £300 - £360

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord India General Service 1854-95, 1 clasp, Burma 1885-7, bronze (Bhistie Abdool, 1st Bn. R.W. Fus.), side-carriage somewhat bent, nearly very fine £120-140

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £120 - £140

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016

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The Collection of Medals to Welsh Regiments formed by the Late Llewellyn Lord India General Service 1854-95, 1 clasp, Burma 1885-7 (Lieutt. C. J. H. Helbert, 1st Bn. R. W. Fus.), together with related miniature dress medal, initials, surname and battalion officially re-engraved on the first, good

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £240 - £280

Date: 27 Sep 2016 - 28 Sep 2016