QSA to Pte T Blount, Grenadier Guards
QUEEN’S SOUTH AFRICA MEDAL, 1899-1902, 3rd type reverse, 2 clasps, Cape Colony, South Africa 1902 (8348 Pte T. Blount. Gren: Gds); officially impressed. Lightly toned, some hairlines from polishing, clasps loose on ribbon, otherwise very fine. Private Thomas Blount, was born March 1872 in Neston, near Birkenhead, Cheshire, and attested for service with the Grenadier Guards at London on the 19th of October, 1890, at the age of 18, having previously worked as a Labourer. He served with the 2nd Battalion for a total of 12 years with the colours. Sold with copy attestation papers.