Hanoverian Medal for Waterloo, with original clip and ring suspension, officially impressed naming (SOLDAT JAN ELDERING, LANDWEHR BATAILLON BENTHEIM). The Hanoverian Waterloo Medal was instituted in December 1817 by the Prince Regent, and given to...

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Hanoverian Medal for Waterloo, with original clip and ring suspension, officially impressed naming (SOLDAT JAN ELDERING, LANDWEHR BATAILLON BENTHEIM). The Hanoverian Waterloo Medal was instituted in December 1817 by the Prince Regent, and given to the Hanoverian troops present at the Battle of Waterloo on 18th June 1815. The Landwehr Battalion Bentheim served as part of the 4th Division under General Colville, and had 24 out of 584 men present at the Battle of Waterloo. Some light contact wear, Very fine or better