Indian Mutiny Pair to Pte F J Bode, Rifles
An Indian Mutiny LSGC Pair awarded to Private Francis James Bode, 3rd Battalion, 60th Foot (Rifle Brigade), comprising: Indian Mutiny Medal, 1857-58, single clasp, Lucknow (Fras. Bode, 2nd Bn. Rifle Bde.), Army Long Service & Good Conduct Medal, VR (2717. Pte. F. J. Bode, 3-60th Rifles); medals officially impressed, pair court mounted on board for display. Once cleaned, very fine. (2). Private Francis James Bode was born in 1836 in the parish of St Margarets, London, and attested for service with the Rifle Brigade at Westminster on the 22nd of October, 1855, at the age of 19. He served for over 21 years with the colours, including 13 years spent in the East Indies, and was discharged at the age of 40 on the 20th of October, 1876.