Pleasing medal group to a Royal Engineers Collar Maker.
George Henry Morris was a 21 year old Collar Maker, born Woolwich, when he attested in February 1869. His papers (copies supplied) confirm that he served in excess of 21 years.
Collar-Maker Corporal G. H. Morris, Royal Engineers South Africa 1877-79, no clasp (9642. Col: Mak: Corpl. G. H. Morris. R.E.); Egypt and Sudan 1882-89, dated reverse, no clasp (9642 Artfr. Corpl. G. H. Morris. Fd. Park, R.E.); Army L.S. & G.C., V.R., 3rd issue, small letter reverse (9642. Artifr. Corpl. G. H. Morris. R.E.); Khedive’s Star 1882, named in reverse centre (9642 Artfr. Corpl. G. H. Morris. Fd. Park, R.E.) together with a silver Army Temperance Medal. (India) medal, this lacking suspension, edge bruising and contact marks, good fine.