Army of India 1799-1826, short hyphen reverse, one bar Ava (S.Irvine, Surgn); Naval General Service 1793-1840, one bar, Navarino (Saml Irvine, Surgn). Toned, good very fine. (2)
Surgeon Samuel Irvine joins the Royal Navy and begins his service aboard HMS Egmont from the 4th December 1813 until the 11th December 1813. He then transfers to HMS Spencer from the 12th February 1814 until the 6th February 1814. He then served aboard HMS Dispatch from 22nd September 1814 until 22nd April 1815. He then serves aboard HMS Glasgow, HMS Sophie and HMS Alligator serving on the last from the 24th May 1823 until the 18th March 1827. He then served at Dartmouth, HMS Britannia, HMS Impregnable and finally HMS Caledonia. He finally served at the Portsmouth Division from the 1st December 1841 until the 30th September 1857.