27 April 2000
CHINA 1857-60, one clasp, Pekin 1860 (3rd C. Engr. Geo. Hoggan, H.M.S. Zenobia, I.N.), officially impressed naming, suspension claw and clasp backstrap neatly repaired, very fine
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3rd Class Engineer George Hoggan is verified as receiving the above award but the Medal Roll does not mention any clasp entitlement (L/MIL/5/66 refers).
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