QUEEN’S SOUTH AFRICA MEDAL
Item Reference: EG38151
QUEEN’S SOUTH AFRICA MEDAL, 1899-1902, 2nd type reverse, five clasps, Cape Colony, Paardeberg, Driefontein, Wittebergen, South Africa 1901 (Pte. M. Lynch, 2 Sea. Highrs.), last clasp unofficially riveted.
Just a few light contact marks, nearly extremely fine.
Private Michael Lynch, born August 1863, formerly a Painter by trade, was invalided home on medical grounds, returning home in April, and then being discharged from further service at Fort George on the 15th of December, 1901. His intended place of residence is listed as 255 Gorgie Road, Edinburgh. Sold with copy roll verification for his SA1901 clasp, which further shows his entitlement to an Indian General Service Medal, Hazara 1891 clasp.