New Zealand rev 1864-66 – 18th Royal Irish Regiment.
New Zealand 1845-66, reverse 1864 to 1866, 88 Thos Morris, 2nd Bn 18th Ryl Irish Regt.
Thomas Morris was born Bridlington, Yorkshire in 1833 enlisted October 1857 (Previously in the East Yorkshire Militia from May 1854) and served until November 1878.
Medal roll confirms he was present during the action at Nukumoru on 24 January 1865 when Captain Shaw, 18th Foot, was awarded the Victoria Cross.
Condition – NEF