A Cape of Good Hope, Boer War and Great War Group of 6 to Captain F.D. Herbert, Duke of Edinburgh's Own Volunteer Rifles, Army Service Corps, South African Staff Corps and the Leinster Regiment

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Product ID: A1266
Condition: Nearly extremely fine
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Captain F.D. Herbert, Duke of Edinburgh’s Own Volunteer Rifles, Army Service Corps, South African Staff Corps and the Leinster Regiment. Cape of Good Hope General Service Medal, clasp Basutoland named to Lieutenant F. Herbert, Duke of Edinburgh’s Own Volunteer Rifles. Queens South Africa Medal, three clasps, Natal, Orange Free State and Belfast named to Captain F.D. Herbert, Army Service Corps, and Kings South Africa Service Medal named to Captain F.W. Herbert, Army Service Corps. 1914-15 Star named to Captain F.D. Herbert, South African Staff Corps. British War Medal and Victory Medal both named to Captain F.D. Herbert. Born 18th April 1852 at 3 Park Street, South Hackney, the son of William Herbert and Ellen Herbert nee Girling. Saw service with the Leinster Regiment in between June 1903 and September 1904. With research including a copy of Herbert’s petition for divorce, copy birth and marriage certificates, various confirmations of appointments, and some other research, (6) Nearly extremely fine