Orderly E. Harding, Isle of Wight Corps, St. John Ambulance Brigade
Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 2 clasps, Cape Colony, South Africa 1901, 1514 Ordly. E. Harding, St. John Amb. Bde.; St. John Medal for South Africa 1899-1902, 1514 Pte. E. Harding, Isle of Wight Corps. suspension slightly slack on latter.
Scarce, only 13 men from the Isle of Wight Corps served in South Africa.
Copied medal rolls confirm QSA and clasps, and St John medal for South Africa.
Harding is recording in two Newspaper articles which show he was one of two men from East Cowes, the other being G Barber. The second article refers to an unveiling of a tablet at the Newport Guild in honour of those who served, again listing Harding