South Africa 1877-79, clasp “1879”
to – 4220 Gnr. J. Groves, 6th Bde. R.A.
Correct on roll – recipient served in O/6 Battery.
With details from Muster Rolls – enlisted Glasgow and first traced in RA in Feb. 1879 , having transferred from 1st Brigade at Woolwich.
Musters show in Natal Feb – April 1879, then Zululand May-Sept. 1879, then Princetown, Natal, and “at sea” in October.
Went on to serve in India and to Woolwich in Feb. 1882, transferring to B/3 that year. Discharged August 1882.
Medal in about EF condition – a very fine example.