27 July 2000
CRIMEA 1854-56, one clasp, Sebastopol (James Addison, R.M.), engraved naming, contact wear and bruised, good fine
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Private James Addison, who was from the Parish of Libberton in Shropshire, is believed to have served aboard the Paddle Frigate H.M.S. Siddon in the Sebastopol operations. He was discharged in July 1856.
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