Afghan War medal, no clasp, Egypt, undated reverse, clasp “The Nile 1884-85”, Khedive’s Star dated 1884-86.
to – 2203 Pte. J. Jorie, 1/18th Foot (on Afghan); 1256 1/ Rl. Ir. Regt (on Egypt); Khedive’s Star stamped 1256 RI.
Rolls etc reflect difference in regimental number.
Correct on rolls; with copied service papers.
Jorie was born in Westminster and enlisted in 1/18th aged 19 in 1871.
Served Malta 1872-74, India, 1784-80, Afghan War 1880-81, India1881-84, Egypt 1884-85. Discharged in June 1889 in rank of Private.
Medals heavily contact marked and with loss to naming on both named medals – F/VF. Left point ogf Star blunted from contact.