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Lot 228
Five to Major J.A.Simpson, Calcutta Light Horse,
Sold for £1,440 (US$ 2,395) inc. premium
Lot Details
Five to Major J.A.Simpson, Calcutta Light Horse,
Delhi Durbar 1903; Delhi Durbar 1911, engraved (Capt. J.A.Simpson Calcutta Light Horse); Indian Volunteer Decoration, G.V.R., engraved on reverse (Maj J.A.Simpson. 4/Bn.B.N.Rly. Rgt. (A.F.I.)); Volunteer Force Long Service and Good Conduct, G.V.R., engraved (Capt J.A.Simpson Cal Lt Horse); Liverpool Shipwreck and Humane Society's Marine Medal, silver medal 38mm, engraved (John A.Simpson for Jumping into Queen's Dock L'Pool and rescuing a Youth from Drowning Aug. 1890). With a miniature of him in uniform wearing some medals. Together with the Medals to his wife, Mrs J.A.Simpson, Lady Superintendent Calcutta, The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, M.B.E., Civil Division, type 1; Kaisar-I-Hind, silver issue; Service Medal of the Order of St.John, engraved (363l DV/A/Off W.E.L.Simpson. No.2 Dis India S.J.A.B.D. 1927). With silver St.John Ambulance Association India medalet, with portrait miniature of her. Both groups professionally framed for display, together with minor unrelated WW1 and WW2 medals. Very fine or better. (Lot)
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