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NEW BOOK ! Egypt 1882 – Medals Personally Presented by the Queen


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Egypt 1882 – Medals Presented by the Queen

A 20pp spiral-bound booklet compiled by Peter Duckers listing all the recipients of the 1882 Egypt Medal, army, navy and marines, who received their medals personally from the Queen in the formal ceremony at Windsor Castle in November 1882 or on other occasions e.g. the Queen’s visit to invalids at Haslar Hospital.

With selections from local newspaper accounts of the award of the medal at other locations and other times e.g. depots, regimental presentations etc.

Also added are indications of casualties in the various 1882 actions in Egypt up to and including Tel-el-Kebir and awards of British and Ottoman honours to those who received their medal from the Queen.

NOTE – Purchase price includes UK postage.