Afghan 1878-80, clasp “Ahmed Khel”
to – 5213 Farr. Sergt. J. Liddle G/4th RA
Correct on roll ; 123 to battery.
This fierce battle in April 1880 came very close to being a serious defeat; the artillery played a leading role in the battle.
With a good set of copied papers, rolls etc. – enlisted in 1859 and served in New Zealand (1863-67) and is entitled to the NZ Medal for 1863; India and Afghanistan 1874-80. Rest in UK. Discharged 1881
No trace of award of LSGC in papers, though he served 22 years.
Contact marked. VF