11 May 2001
PUNJAB 1848-49, two clasps, Chilianwala, Goojerat (F.G. Topley, 3rd Lt. Dragns.), contact marks, nearly very fine
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Private F.G. Topley also served with the 14th Light Dragoons in the Indian Mutiny, being awarded the Medal with clasp for 'Central India'. He was killed in action at Koonch on 7.5.1858.
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