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India General Service Medal 1854-1895, 1 clasp, Persia. T. Bourke, 64th Foot - £650.00

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ConditionVF
DocumentsYes
BoxedNo
Product ID1027261

Recipient

NameT. Bourke
Unit64th Foot

Attached Medals

India General Service Medal 1854-1895
Clasps
  • Persia

Thomas was born in Maynes, Co Clare, and enlisted in the regiment in August 1842, age 17 years. Discharged 18.4.64, served 12 years in India, a total of 21 years, 32 days.
His first campaign was for Persia and was present at the storming of Reshire, the surrender of Bushire and the Battle of Kooshiab. He also served in the Indian Mutiny and received the medal without clasp having taken part in Havelocks advance on Oude.