Jummoo and Kashmir Medal

Via Flickr:The Jummoo and Kashmir medal was instituted by the Maharajah of Jummoo and Kashmir or Maharajah of Jammu and Kashmir to the Indian Troops, Native Levies,  who were at the Defence of Chitral during the 1895 seige.

The Chitralis and Afghans were led by Umra Khan and Sher Afzul

.We have other medals and books regarding this siege at www.medals4heroes.co.uk and  www.theakston-thomas.co.uk

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