INDIA GENERAL SERVICE MEDAL/BOER WAR PAIR-WITH IMPERIAL SERVICE MEDAL-TO EDGE-NOTTS AND DERBY REGIMENT
India General Service Medal (1895) clasps: PUNJAB FRONTIER 1897-98 TIRAH 1897-98.Named to:
2522 CORPL.A.EDGE 2ND.BN.DERBY REGT.
Queens South Africa Medal (2nd type reverse) clasps:
CAPE COLONY/ORANGE FREE STATE/TRANSVAAL
Named to: 2522 CORL.A.EDGE DERBY REGT.
Kings South Africa Medal clasps: SOUTH AFRICA 1901/SOUTH AFRICA 1902.Named to: 2522 CORPL.A.EDGE.NOTTS & DERBY REGT.
Imperial Service Medal (George V Coinage head)
named to ARTHUR EDGE.
Sold with large watch fob, (hallmarked Birmingham 1902/1903) named: A.EDGE BOER WAR 1899/1902
Reverse has a gold centre. On a Q.S.A Medal ribbon, and mounted on pin for wearing. Housed in the box for the Imperial Service Medal.
Medals about good very fine, mounted on felt pad for display. The Q.S.A. has a couple of edge bruises.
Arthur Edge was born in the parish of Newton, Alfreton, Derbyshire around 1871.He attested for the Derbyshire Regiment on 26th February 1889, having previously served with the 4th Derbyshire Regiment. His occupation was given as "Farm Labourer"
He was discharged in 1902.Later worked as a postman, being awarded the Imperial Service Medal.
Comes with copied attestation papers, medal rolls, etc.