India General Service, Pegu – Blacksmith on Hermes.
India General Service 1854, clasp Pegu, Hy Cook. Blacksmith. “Hermes”
A scarce rank as normally only one blacksmith to each ship.
Henry Cook was born in Plumstead, Kent.
Served on Hermes 16th January 1850 to 10th June 1854, Monarch 11th June 1854 to 10th November 1854, the Fisgard 11th November 1854 to 16th January 1855.
Also entitled to the South Africa 1834-53 and Baltic 1854-55
Correct on medal roll.
Condition NEF, one edge knock at approx 6-00 to reverse