Maharajpoor Star 1843, contemporarily engraved, Surgeon J. V. Leese 1st Reg Light Cavalry, With altered silver suspension.
John Vaux Leese was born 9th February 1802, the son of Lewis and Mary Leese.
M.R.C.S. 1826, A.S. 27th June 1826
Bengal Medical Establishment 1831 – 4th Native Infantry.
Surgeon 26th January 1843
Maharajpoor 1843, with the 1st Reg Light Cavalry
Bengal medical establishment list 1844 – 74th Native Infantry
Retired 30th November 1846
Died 2nd January 1853 at St James Lodge, Ryde Isle of Wight previously lived at Blackheath
Condition – VF, minor wear.