27 July 2000
NEW ZEALAND 1845-66, reverse dated 1845 to 1846 (Joseph Haddon, Private, R.M., H.M.S. Castor), nearly extremely fine
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Private Joseph Haddon served aboard H.M.S. Castor in the New Zealand operations of 1845-46 and was just one of nine Royal Marines to receive this particular award out of a Ship's Company of approximately 70 men.
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