two bars, S.A.01, S.A.02 (Surgn:-Capt:R.Cattley. Imp:Yeo:). Yorkshire Imperial Yeomanry Medal, 3rd Battalion 1901-1902 (1939 R.Cattley). Very fine. (2)
Captain R.Cattley served with the 5th Bn West Yorkshire Regiment and served with the Imperial Yeomanry, he took part in the Operations in Cape Colony, Orange River Colony, and the Transvaal, entitled to QSA with 3 bars. Served in WW1 as a Major with the West Yorkshire Regiment and Training Reserve Battalion, wounded twice. He lived at Main Avenue, Heworth, York.
Sold with minor research indicating he was also mentioned in despatches.