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728 PRIVATE THOMAS KIERNAN, CITY IMPERIAL VOLUNTEERS & IMPERIAL YEOMANRY :

Queen's South Africa Medal, bars, 'Cape Colony', 'Orange Free State', 'Transvaal', officially impressed naming (728 Pte., CIV.); King's South Africa Medal, bars, 'South Africa 1901', 'South Africa 1902', officially impressed naming (21703 Tpr., Imp.Yeo.) : (THOMAS KIERNAN - Born at Hackney, London around 1879, a silversmith by trade and already a serving member of the 2nd.London Rifle Volunteers, at the time of his attestation for the City Imperial Volunteers on 28 January 1901: Served in South Africa from 14 March 1901 and subsequently transferred to the 80th.Company, 21st.Battalion, Imperial Yeomanry (Sharpshooters) : Returned home on 11 August 1902 and was discharged at Aldershot on 16 August 1902 : He died at Woodford Green, Essex on 11 July 1955.) : Sold with verification; copy Service/Discharge Papers; copy Census Records for 1891 and 1911; copy Probate Report. Medals mounted from original ribbons on brooch-bar as worn : An extremely scarce pair of medals in toned EF condition - £675