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INDIA MEDAL 1895 : 2ND. BN., HIGHLAND LIGHT INFANTRY :

Bar, 'Punjab Frontier 1897-98', officially engraved naming in the correct style of square cut capital lettering unique to the Regiment - No. 4276 PTE. T. RODGERS, 2. HIGH.L.I. : (Private T. RODGERS - Would have served with the 2nd. Bn. Highland Light Infantry on the North West Frontier of India with the Buner Field Force during 1897-98 and been present during the Malakand Operations in the Bajour and Mamund country and at the attack, forcing and subsequent capture of the Tanga Pass in 1898 where at 08.30hrs on 7 January 1898, with pipes playing the 2nd.Bn. Highland Light Infantry on the left of the advance, together with the 1st.Bn. Royal West Kent Regiment on the right and the 21st. Punjabis in the centre, forced their way through the Tanga Pass at the point of the bayonet : The recipient was subsequently invalided to England on 24 March 1898.) : Sold with verification GVF - £245