medal code J2174

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A SUDAN PAIR AWARDED A 21ST LANCER, WHO TOOK PART IN THE CELEBRATED CHARGE AT OMDURMAN, 2 SEPTEMBER 1898

QUEEN’S SUDAN 1896-98 ‘3916 PTE G COATES 21/L/CRS’; KHEDIVE’S SUDAN 1896-1908, 1 CLASP, KHARTOUM, UNNAMED AS ISSUED

Private Coates served with the 21st Lancers in the Sudan, and is confirmed as having taken part in the famous Charge at Omdurman as part of Captain W. M. Doyne’s “C” Squadron on 2 September 1898. Private Coates service has not been researched further.

Condition NEF, a good pair to the 21st Lancers. Sold with copied rolls.

Code J2174        Price £