two bars, Burma 1885-7, Burma 1887-89 (Surgn W.F.Thomas 17th Madras Infy). Very fine or better. (1)
Lieutenant Colonel William Freed Thomas was born on 6th January 1853; Studied at the Madras Medical College and University College London; L.S.A. 1878; M.R.C.S. 1879; Surgeon 31st March 1879; Surgeon Major 31st March 1891; M.D. Dunelm, 1895; Lieutenant Colonel 31st March 1899; Retired 22nd June 1909. He died on 8th August 1924.
He served at the Rumpa Rebellion of 1879-80. Burma 1886-89, operations of 4th and 6th Brigades. Entitled to the IGS with two bars.