A Collection of Waterloo Medals

Date of Auction: 4th March 2020


Estimate: £2,000 - £2,600

Waterloo 1815 (Thomas Foreman, 2nd Batt. Coldstream Gds.) fitted with replacement silver clip and ring suspension, edge bruising and contact marks, better than good fine £2,000-£2,600


Thomas Foreman served in Lieutenant-Colonel Hon. E. Acheson’s Company at Waterloo, most notably in defence of the farm of Hougoumont against the repeated and vigorous attacks of the French. He is named as ‘Thos. Fairman’ on Sergeant John Biddle’s list of those wounded in the defence of Hougoumont Farm.