Medal, Military South African War 1899-1902 Pte W Templeton; Unknown manufacture...

Name/Title

Medal, Military South African War 1899-1902 Pte W Templeton

About this object

This South African War Medal 1899-1902 and bars, was awarded to Private William Templeton 1131 of the 4th Contingent, 10th Company of the New Zealand Mounted Rifles. Prior to the South African War William worked as a farmer. He departed for service on the Vessel Monowai.

Maker

Unknown manufacturer

Maker Role

Medallist

Date Made

1902

Period

1900s

Place Made

Europe, United Kingdom, England, London

Medium and Materials

inorganic, processed material, metal, silver alloy
inorganic, processed material, metal, copper alloy
organic, processed material, animal, animal product, silk
organic, processed material,vegetal, fibre, cotton

Inscription and Marks

Engraved round the edge of medal;
'1131 Pte W. Templeton 4th N.Z'Land R.R.'.

Measurements

h 110 mm x w 40 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Military

Subject and Association Keywords

Military - South African (Boer) War

Subject and Association Keywords

People and Families (including births, weddings, deaths)

Object Type

awards

Object number

WY.1995.12.1

Copyright Licence  

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