QUEENS SOUTH AFRICA MEDAL-HUNTER-1ST DRAGOON GUARDS
Queens South Africa Medal (3rd type reverse) clasps:
CAPE COLONY/ORANGE FREE STATE/TRANSVAAL/SOUTH AFRICA 1901/SOUTH AFRICA 1902.
Medal named to: 4691 PTE. A HUNTER 1ST DGN.GDS.
Medal about extremely fine, but HUNTER has been re-engraved, the remainder of the naming is officially impressed.
Adam Hunter was born in 1880 in Newmountaining, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He attested for the Dragoons of the line in March, 1900.He was discharged in 1904.He is on the roll for the state clasps for the 1st Dragoon Guards as Adam Humber-he has obviously had this name taken off the medal and Hunter re-engraved. His name is correctly given on the roll for the SA1901/SA1902 clasps.