Dixon's medals

Candahar, Ghuznee and Cabul Medal 1841-1842 Reverse Cabul, with original steel bar and clip suspension. 1089 Private Robert Wood, 31st Regiment - £750.00

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ConditionVF/VF+
DocumentsNo
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Product ID1031980

Recipient

NameRobert Wood
RankPrivate
Unit31st Regiment
Regimental No.1089

Attached Medals

Candahar, Ghuznee and Cabul Medal 1841-1842
TypeReverse Cabul
Noteswith original steel bar and clip suspension

Died of wounds 30.6.1849 received at the Battle of Chilianwala 13the January 1849 having previously served in the Sutlej campaign Ferozeshuhur reverse and Sobraon clasps both to the 29th Foot. He had previously served in the 31st Foot, present at Cabul in 1842. Sold with a copy of the musters and rolls for the period which shows he was born in Halifax and that he enlisted at Ashton under Lyne to serve as Private in the 31st Foot 20.10.1839.