QUEEN'S SUDAN 1898 ‘5366 PTE J. PRICE 1/SEA HRS’
John Price was born in Leith, enlisted 26/9/95 aged 19, posted to 2nd Bn 27/1/97 and then to 1st Bn 23/9/97 when the Battalion deployed to the Mediterranean. Arrived Egypt 5/1/98 and served there until 22/6/02. His papers record under wounds ‘stomach, slight 2/9/98’; Battle of Omdurman. He was transferred to Army Reserve 26/9/02 and then finally released from Army Reserves 25/9/07.
The Seaforth Highlanders suffered 1 man killed, 1 died of Wounds and 16 wounded
Condition GVF, small edge knick, with copy papers. A scarce casualty medal