Numismatics is the study and/or collection of coins, banknotes, medals and medallions. For the most part, these essays relate to material once in personal collections.
Dougherty, bearer in the Natal Voluntary Ambulance Corps, was awarded the Queen's South Africa Medal 1899-1902 with battle clasps Tugela Heights and Relief of Ladysmith.
Douglas, of the Army Hospital Corps, was awarded the South Africa Medal 1877-1879 (bar 1879).
Awarded the Companion of the Order of St. Michael and St. George Queen South Africa Medal (no bar) and 1910 Union of South Africa Medal. Biographical and genealogical details are presented. Family tree included.
Gemmel, Elsie Marion (née Booker). Nurse> Present at Siege of Mafeking. Queen’s South Africa Medal, no bar.
Burger, of the Winburg Commando, awarded the Anglo Boere Oorlog Medalje. Family history.
Was awarded The Cape of Good Hope General Service Medal Roll, single bar Transkei(Usher’s Contingent), Queen's South Africa medal, 5 bars: Tugela Heights, Relief Ladysmith, Laing's Nek, Orange Free State and Transvaal (Natal Volunteer Ambulance Corps, Imperial Bearer Corps, The Bushveldt Carbineers/Pietersburg Light Horse).
Deputy-Inspector General of Army and Ordnance Medical Departments 1846. For his service at Waterloo, in the Crimea, during the South African Frontier Wars and to the nation, he was awarded the Legion of Honour (3rd Class), the South Africa Medal 1854 and the Knight Commander of the Most Honorable Order of Bath (KCB) 1857. Notes of Drs. James Barry and Thomas Alexander; Florence Nightingale, Mary Seacole, Frances Magdalen Taylor, Betsy Cadwaladyr AKA Elizabeth Davis.
Surgeon, born London 1847, served in the Anglo-Boer War and received the Queen’s South Africa medal with 4 bars.
Awarded the Queens South Africa Medal, (Steam Road Traction), on which system Lord F M Roberts commented in a 1901 London Gazette.
Hennesy, of the Cape Medical Staff Corps was awarded the Queen's South Africa Medal 1899-1902 with state clasps of the Cape Colony, Orange Free State, Transvaal.
Awarded the Queen's South Africa Medal (1899-1902) with state clasps Cape Colony, Orange Free State and Transvaal; and date clasps South Africa 1901; and a Royal Humane Society Testimonial on Vellum.
Dr Charles William Hunter and his duplicate Queen’s South Africa medal
Hunter, of the Johannesburg Mounted Rifles, Imperial Military Railways, Army Intelligence Department and Adjutant General’s Base was awarded the Queen’s South Africa Medal (state bars Rhodesia and Transvaal), King’s South Africa Medal (date bars SA’01, SA’02), British War Medal and Allied Victory Medal 1914-1919 (Bilingual).
Hutt, the Reverend, was awarded the Queens South Africa Medal (no bar) for service to the Press Censor Department.
Keet of Onder Schoonspruit Commando in the Transvaal, awarded the Anglo Boere Oorlog Medalje. Family history.