SOUTH AFRICA (ZULU) AND CAPE OF GOOD HOPE PAIR TO CAPTAIN SCHENK-CAPE FIELD ARTILLERY AND CAPE POLICE
South Africa Medal (1879) clasp: 1878-9.
Named to: 1ST. CL: PTE. W.M.SCHENK C.F.ARTY.
Cape Of Good Hope General Service Medal, clasps:
BASUTOLAND/BECHUANALAND. Named to:
CAPT.W.M.SCHENK CAPE POLICE D.I.
Captain Shenk was Also entitled to a Queens South Africa and Kings South Africa pair-mentioned in despatches 10th September, 1901.
We note that he is on the roll for the South Africa Medal and entitled to the clasp 1878.
W.M. Shenk is on the Roll of the Cape Mounted Riflemen on the Cape of Good Hope General Service Medal, entitled to the Basutoland and Bechuanaland clasps.
Medals are about good very fine, the Cape Medal has a small area of erasure, where the rank has been changed from SERGEANT to CAPT. and the W is re-engraved
Otherwise both medals are correctly engraved.