Three to Surgeon Major G.Shaw, Army Medical Department,
Lot 211
Three to Surgeon Major G.Shaw, Army Medical Department,
Sold for £4,560 (US$ 7,664) inc. premium
Lot Details
Three to Surgeon Major G.Shaw, Army Medical Department,
Afghanistan 1878-80, no bar (Surgeon.G.Shaw. A.M.Dept); Egypt 1882-89, dated reverse, no bar (Surgn Maj: G.Shaw. A.M.D.); Khedive's Star, dated 1882. Each with riband bar for wear. Good very fine. (3)

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  • Surgeon Major George Shaw was born on the 27th September 1841, Assistant Surgeon Staff 1st October 1867. Army Medical Department Surgeon 1st October 1867. Surgeon Major 1st October 1879. Served in Afghanistan from 1878-80 where he accompanied the advance of the first field hospital through the Khyber Pass. He was killed in action at Kassassin in Egypt on 28.8.1882.
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