India General Service Medal 1908-1935, EVII bust, clasp: North West Frontier 1908, awarded to Sergeant M. McLeod, 1st Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders, who came from Uig, Stornoway, in the Outer Hebrides, was a veteran of the Boer War and was then ...

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Description: India General Service Medal 1908-1935, EVII bust, clasp: North West Frontier 1908, awarded to Sergeant M. McLeod, 1st Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders, who came from Uig, Stornoway, in the Outer Hebrides, was a veteran of the Boer War and was then present in India during the Mohmand Operations on the North West Frontier which lasted from 14th February to 31st May 1908. He was subsequently killed in action during the Great War on 9th May 1915, the first day of the Battle of Aubers Ridge. India General Service Medal 1908-1935, EVII bust, clasp: North West Frontier 1908; (6141 SERGT. M. McLEOD. 1ST: BN: SEA HIFGHRS.). Malcolm McLeod was born in Uig, Stornoway, in the Outer Hebrides, Scotland, the son of Donald and Catherine McLeod, and saw service during the Boer War in South Africa, but then as a Sergeant (No.6141) saw service with the 1st Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders and in was present in India during the Mohmand Operations on the North West Frontier which lasted from 14th February to 31st May 1908. McLeod went on to see service during the Great War as a Sergeant, bring present out on the Western Front, he was killed in action on 9th May 1915, the first day of the Battle of Aubers Ridge, being buried in Woburn Abbey Cemetery, Cuincy. Some contact wear, Very fine

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