Lot 733: Boer War & WWI A casualty group to Private M, Leonard, Gloucestershire Regiment Queen's South Africa 1899-1902



2015-11-04 16:25:40

Lot 733: Boer War & WWI. A casualty group to Private M. Leonard, Gloucestershire Regiment Queen's South Africa 1899-1902, three clasps, Cape Colony, Orange Free State, South Africa 1902 (5900 Pte M. Leonard. Glouc: Regt), British War and Victory Medals (31492 Pte. M. Leonard. Glouc. R.), edge bruise to first, very fine, extremely fine with Bronze Memorial Plaque (Maurice Leonard), presented in a modern glazed frame, with copied research. 31492 Private Maurice Leonard (1882-1917), born in Sharpness, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, enlisted in Bristol served during the Boer War with 2nd Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment (5900), re-engaged for service during WWI with the regiment at Wotton-Under-Edge, died 3.12.1917, Leonard is commemorated on the Cambrai Memorial, Louveral, France, his death certificate confirms him "missing presumed dead". (4) Dominic Winter's Automobilia & Motoring Literature Vintage Bicycles Maritime & Railways, Toys & Models Thursday, 12th November 2015 Estimate: £200-300
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