11 May 2001
INDIA GENERAL SERVICE 1854-95, one clasp, Pegu (Lieutt. G.P.B. Sherard, 49th Regt. M.N.I.), minor edge bruising, good very fine
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Brevet Colonel George Philip Brudenell Sherard, who was born in 1822, was commissioned as an Ensign in the 49th Madras N.I. in February 1844. He died at Madras whilst in command of the Regiment on 16.1.1880.
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