Victorian Egypt Medal Suakin 1885 Clasp

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Victorian Egypt Medal 1882, Suakin 1885 Clasp

246 Pte W Lapworth 1 Shrops L. I.

246 Pte W Lapworth 1 Shrops L. I.

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Victorian Egypt Medal Suakin 1885 Clasp

William Lapworth attested into 42nd Brigade, aged 19 years, with service number 2238. He was born in St Martin’s, Birmingham and attested June 1880.

Shropshire Light Infantry

Shropshire Light Infantry

246 Pte W Lapworth 1 Shrops L. I.

Usual Damage from Khedives Star

Usual Damage from Khedives Star

Usual Damage from Khedives Star

Usual Damage from Khedives Star

He transferred to serve as 246 Shropshire Light Infantry 1st August 1881.

His papers are on-line and this medal is confirmed on the medal rolls.

He was also awarded the Bronze Khedive’s Star which would have caused, as usually happens the rubbing to the naming on the rim.

 

 

 

 

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