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The Pelteret Family

Numismatics

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.

Kimberley Medal
2013-08-12

A scarce medal dating from the Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902).

Lamprey, Dr Jones
2008-12-14

Dr Jones Lamprey, army surgeon, born 1824 Dublin, Ireland, served in the British Army becoming Surgeon General in 1883, and being awarded the China (1860) medal.

Lockeridge, 3114 Private J.
2008-12-14

Lockeridge, of the 1st Battalion of the Manchester Regiment, was awarded the Queen's South Africa Medal 1899-1902 with battle clasps Elandslaagte, Defence of Ladysmith and Belfast.

Lockyer, Dr Gerard Edward
2008-12-14

Lockyer, civilian surgeon, was awarded the Queen’s South Africa Medal 1899-1902 with state bar Transvaal, battle clasp Laing’s Nek and date bar SA'01.

Lynch, James Joseph
2008-12-14

Dr James Joseph Lynch, medical practitioner, and civilian surgeon during the Anglo-Boer War, First and Second World Wars. Recipient of the Military Cross.

Mafeking "Good Fors" and 1d. Revenue Surcharge
2008-12-14

An exploration of the topic for a philatelic readership.

Mafeking Siege "Good Fors"
2017-01-12
Mafeking, David Taylor and a Tribute Medallion
2008-12-14

David Taylor, photographer of the Siege of Mafeking, and his Tribute Medallion from the Indian Defenders Fort No. 1, Mafeking.

Marais, Veldkornet Daniel Petrus
2008-12-14

Marais, Second Veldkornet, of the Pretoria Commando, awarded the Dekoratie vir Trouwe Dienst (D.T.D.) with the Lint Voor Verwonding Opgedaan Gedurende de Anglo-Boeroolog (L.V.V.) and Anglo Boere Oorlog Medalje for service during the Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902). Includes family tree.

Martin, 3114 Private Herbert
2011-09-25
Maynard, Major JG
2008-12-14

Major Maynard, Major, of the Bethune's Mounted Infantry, was awarded the Queen's South Africa Medal 1899-1902 with battle clasps Tugela Heights, Relief Ladysmith, and Laing's Nek and state clasps Cape Colony, Orange Free State and Transvaal; and the King's South Africa Medal with date clasps South Africa 1901 and South Africa 1902.

Mowat: The Doctors George Mowat
2012-01-06
Murray, JH (1 October 1930)
2008-12-14

Murray, 'Sixer', of the 252nd Liverpool Group, was awarded the Boy Scouts 'Gilt' Gallantry Cross for rescuing a boy from drowning in a pond at Irby Hall, Irby, Lancashire. The award was instituted in 1909 and is rarely bestowed.

Nelson, Private F.
2008-12-14

Nelson, of the Natal Medical Corps, was awarded the Natal 1906 Medal (bar 1906).

Oranje Vrij Staat Post Nooten (Postal Orders)
2017-01-12
Pearce, Abraham
2008-12-14

Pearce, army scripture reader, was awarded the Queens South Africa Medal (bars Cape Colony, Orange Free State).

Peel, Trp Alfred Michael John Russell and Dr Alfred John
2012-01-06
Penery, 14743 Private EL
2008-12-14

Penery, of the Royal Army Medical Corps, was awarded the Queen's South Africa Medal 1899-1902 with a state clasp for the Cape Colony and date clasps South Africa 1901 and South Africa 1902.

Pepper, Nursing Sister M.
2008-12-14

Her service during Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902) and World War I, and military awards.

Reed LJ and Reed N, Siblings
2017-01-12