Orders, Decorations, Medals and Militaria (10 November 2021)

Date of Auction: 10th November 2021

Sold for £460

Estimate: £300 - £400

Pair: Sergeant J. Smith, 52nd (Oxfordshire) Light Infantry

Indian Mutiny 1857-59, 1 clasp, Delhi (Serjt. J, Smith, 52nd L.I.); Army L.S. & G.C., V.R., 3rd issue, small letter reverse (1147. Serjt. J. Smith. 52nd Regt.) good very fine (2) £300-£400


James Smith is recorded in the British Army Worldwide Index for 1841, as a Private serving in the Depot, 52nd Regiment at Athlone, and in 1851 he is a Corporal, and is based at Limerick. He appears on the 52nd Regiment medal roll for the Indian Mutiny Medal, with clasp for Delhi.