Sergeant W. M. Torkington, Royal Field Artillery, late 3rd Hussars
Queen’s South Africa 1899-1902, 4 clasps, Orange Free State, Transvaal, South Africa 1901, South Africa 1902 (3536 L.-Corpl: W. M. Torkington. 3rd Hussars.); 1914-15 Star (887 Sjt. W. M. Torkington, R.F.A.); British War and Victory Medals (887 Sjt. W. M. Torkington. R.A.); Territorial Efficiency Medal, G.V.R. (820021 Sjt. W. M. Torkington. R.F.A.)
Walter Maxwell Torkington was born in Dublin in 1880, joining the 10th Hussars aged 14 in 1894
Landed France 26th February 1915
He died at Leek, Staffordshire in 1947
With copied medal rolls, and service papers confirming entitlement.
Medal NVF, some contact marks