Queens South Africa Medal to Coldstream Guards

Via Flickr:6 Bar QSA to 9763 Pte I Jackson CLDSTM GDS.

This is a very good Queen’s South Africa Medal issued for the Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902. Issued to British and Imperial Forces. There were 26 authorised clasps of which this recipient is entitled to 6. The maximum recorded to one individual is nine to the Army and eight to the Navy.

The photograph shows the medal with a print out of the Coldstream Guards Medal Roll

Private I Jackson served in the Coldstream Guards and is entitled to 6 bars on his Queens South Africa Medal.

The Coldstream Guards Medal Roll confirm his entitlement to the following clasps:


Modder River

Orange Free State


Diamond Hill


Who has got his King’s South Africa Medal, KSA?


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