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A Good Boer War pair and WW1 trio – Coldstream Guards, later Royal Fusiliers

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A Good Boer War pair and WW1 trio – Coldstream Guards, later Royal Fusiliers
Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 5 clasps, Belmont, Modder River, Orange Free State, Diamond Hill, Belfast (7849 Sejt. W. Robinson, Cldstm: Gds:); King’s South Africa 1901-02, 2 clasps, South Africa 1901, South Africa 1902 (7849 Serjt: W. Robinson. Coldstream Guards.); 1914-15 Star (STK-595 Sjt. W. Robinson. R. Fus:); British War and Victory Medals (STK-595 Sjt. W. Robinson. R. Fus.); Coronation 1902, bronze, unnamed as issued,

William Robinson was born in 1868 in Hatfield, Hertfordshire, and attested for the Coldstream Guards on the 4th October 1889, and served with them in South Africa during the Boer War, serving until the 12th August 1902

He subsequently served with the 10th Battalion during the Great War enlisting on the 8th August 1914 and arriving on the Western Front from 31 July 1915, and was discharged on the 25th November 1916 25 November 1918.

With copied service papers for both periods of service and medal rolls which also confirm the clasps on his Boer war medals.

Boer War medals worn, therefore fine, WW1 medals NVF