A Collection of Waterloo Medals

Date of Auction: 4th March 2020

Sold for £1,400

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,400

Waterloo 1815 (Joseph Jones, Gunner, Royal Horse Artillery.) fitted with replacement steel clip and ring suspension, edge bruising and contact marks,otherwise nearly very fine £1,200-£1,400


Joseph Jones served in Major Bull’s “I” Troop R.H.A. at Waterloo. This troop ‘effected the greatest possible service throughout the early part of the battle; but owing to the loss sustained both in men and horses, together with the disabled condition of the guns (through incessant firing) it was obliged to retire before the close.’