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Afghan 1878-80, clasp “Ali Musjid” : 1/17th Regt. (Leicesters)

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Afghan 1878-80, clasp “Ali Musjid” : 1/17th Regt. (Leicesters)

to – 27B/1295 Pte. J. Hanney, 1/17th Regt.

Correct on roll – copy included.  This is his only medal.

Copy papers – born near Limerick, enlisted July 1876 and served over 18 years, to discharge in Barbados in Nov. 1894.

Served “East Indies” 1876-78 and Aug. 1879 to March 1882, Afghanistan Nov. 1878 – Aug. 1879; Bermuda Sept. 1888 – Feb. 1891; Halifax NS Feb. 1891 – March 1893, West Indies March 1893 – Oct. 1894; rest in UK.

Condition – Some polishing and with a few contact marks, about VF.