A Collection of Waterloo Medals

Date of Auction: 4th March 2020

Sold for £1,500

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,600

Waterloo 1815 (Charles Hoare, 10th Royal Reg. Hussars.) fitted with original steel clip and ring suspension, edge bruising and contact marks, fairly worn overall, therefore fine £1,200-£1,600


Charles Hoare enlisted into the 10th Hussars at Guildford on 3 April 1804, for a bounty of £6-6s. He received an extra 2 years service for Waterloo and was discharged ‘unfit for service’ on 26 May 1824.