SUDAN AND DEFENCE OF LADYSMITH GROUP OF FOUR TO ROCKETT-RIFLE BRIGADE
Queens Sudan Medal, named to:
4055 PTE W.ROCKETT 2/R BDE.
Queens South Africa Medal (3rd type reverse) clasps:
DEFENCE OF LADYSMITH/LAINGS NEK/BELFAST.
Named to 4055 CPL W.A. ROCKETT RIFLE BRIGADE.
Kings South Africa Medal, clasps; SOUTH AFRICA 1901/SOUTH AFRICA 1902.Named to:
4055 CORPL W.ROCKETT RIFLE BRIGADE.
Khedives Sudan Medal, no clasp un-named as issued.
Medals and clasps confirmed on rolls.
William Amos Rockett was born in Enfield, Middlesex in 1873.He attested for the Rifle Brigade on 17th October, 1895.
Also entitled to a 1914/15 Star trio (Arrived in France on 03/12/1914) and a SWB.
2 Full set of papers available online ( Attestation and Special Reserve)
Died in 1946