Victorian Egypt Medal Gemaizah Clasp KOSB.

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Victorian Egypt Medal, Gemaizah Clasp K.O.S.B.

2687 Sergt. C. Akehurst 2 / K. O. S. B.

2687 Sergt. C. Akehurst 2 / K. O. S. B.

2nd Battalion King’s Own Scottish Borderers.

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Victorian Egypt Medal Gemaizah Clasp KOSB

King’s Own Scottish Borderers

2687 Sergt. C. Akehurst 2 / K. O. S. B. 

2687 Sergt. C. Akehurst 2 / K. O. S. B. 

2687 Sergt. C. Akehurst 2 / K. O. S. B.

Sergeant Akehurst served with the 2nd Battalion King’s Own Scottish Borderers.

2687 Sergt. C. Akehurst 2 / K. O. S. B. 

2687 Sergt. C. Akehurst 2 / K. O. S. B. 

This medal and clasp are confirmed on the medal roll.

It is believed that Sergeant Akehurst later joined the Devonshire Regiment as 3109.

3109 Charles Akehurst of Brighton Sussex joined the 4th Battalion Devonshire Regiment on the 15th June 1895. On Charles’ attestation papers here it states that he saw previous service of over 12 years with the K.O.S.B. though it does not confirm his number.

Charles was a cabinet maker who born in Brighton then moved to Devon via Liverpool.

 

 

 

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