reverse dated 1863 to 1866 (Assist. Surgeon R.A.P.Grant, 43rd Lt Inftry.). Fitted with silver riband bar for wear and with corresponding miniature. Good very fine. (2)
Brigadier Surgeon Robert Alexander Peter Grant was born at Dawlish, Devon on 13.12.1835; M.A. King's College Aberdeen 1855; Assistant Surgeon Staff 13.6.1859; Served with 43rd Foot 26.10.1860; Staff 19.1.1864; 43rd Foot 29.11.1864; Staff 19.10.1872; Surgeon Major 11.2.1875. Retired with hon rank of Brigadier Surgeon 2.7.1884. He died at Inverness on 8.3.1916. He was the son of John Grant who was brother of William Grant, Master of the Rolls.