Pre WW1 Medal Groups
Waterloo & LSGC Medal Group To Whitaker - Royal Foot Artillery
Named to: WM. WHITAKER, GUNNER ROYAL FOOT ARTILLERY. Waterloo. Contact marks and some polishing to bust, clip & ring. L.S.G.C. 2nd issue, reverse well polished, with clip & steel bar. W.WHITTAKER, GUN. & DRIV.ROYAL ARTILLERY 1840.
William served in Captain Lloyd’s field Brigade, having also served in the First Carlist War as part of the Artillery Detachment.
He was in the actions of 14th& 16th November 1839 and at the Seige of Manilla, Mentioned in Despatches by Lieutenant Colonel Mitchell from Spain `On Account of his Bravery and Exemplary Conduct.
He served a total of 30 years 12 days + 2 years for Waterloo, he had 4 marks for Honourable Distinction.
William was born in 1793 in Alncort, Lancashire.
His trade was given as Weaver. Copy papers included.
Provenance. Waterloo Hilton, 1990’s, Hairless Terry 2000.L.S.G.C. Dixon, Re-united pair Green 2013.
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