Record Number STCMG.1925.SB13.028
RELATED-RECORD
33 Medals and Medallions
IDENTIFICATION
SIMPLE-NAME
medal
BRIEF-DESCRIPTION
Queen's South Africa Medal , bars South Africa 1902, Transvaal, Cape Colony awarded to 6699 Pte J Delaney D.L.I. The Queen's South Africa Medal was awarded for military services during the Boer War. The bar for South Africa 1902 was awarded to those who were not eligible for the King's Medal though they had served at the from between 1st January and 31st May 1902. The bar for Transvaal was issued to all troops inthe Transvaal at any time between 24th May, 1900 and 31st May, 1902, who received no clasp for an action in the Transvaal which has already been specified. The bar for Cape Colony was issued to all troops in Cape Colony at any timebetween 11th October, 1899 and 31st May who receive no clasp for an action already specified in the Cape Colony nor the Natal clasp.
CLASSIFIED-NAME
Medals
PRODUCTION
METHOD
manufactured
PERIOD
1898 = 1902
ASSOCIATION
EVENT
Boer War
NATURE
military
PERIOD
1898 = 1902
CONTENT-OUTLINE
DOCUMENTATION
Queen's South Africa Medal , bars South Africa 1902, Transvaal, Cape Colony awarded to 6699 Pte J Delaney D.L.I. The Queen's South Africa Medal was awarded for military services during the Boer War. The bar for South Africa 1902 was awarded to those who were not eligible for the King's Medal though they had served at the from between 1st January and 31st May 1902. The bar for Transvaal was issued to all troops in theTransvaal at any time between 24th May, 1900 and 31st May, 1902, who received no clasp for an action in the Transvaal which has already been specified. The bar for Cape Colony was issued to all troops in Cape Colony at any time between 11th October, 1899 and 31st May who receive no clasp for an action already specified in the Cape Colony nor the Natal clasp.
DESCRIPTION
PART.ASPECT.DESC
medal : material : silver, ribbon
INSCRIPTION
medal : impressed : obverse : VICTORIA REGINA ET IMPERATRIX
INSCRIPTION
medal : impressed : reverse : SOUTH AFRICA
INSCRIPTION
medal : impressed : around rim : 6699 Pte J Delaney D.L.I.
INSCRIPTION
bar : impressed : obverse : South Africa 1902
INSCRIPTION
bar : impressed : obverse : Transvaal
INSCRIPTION
bar : impressed : obverse : Cape Colony
PART.DIMEN.READING
medal : length : 9cm
PART.DIMEN.READING
medal : depth : 0.5cm
PART.DIMEN.READING
box : width : 3.5cm
COMPLETENESS
complete