20 - 21 October 1999,
Price realised GBP 104
GBP 80 - GBP 100
QUEEN'S SOUTH AFRICA 1899-1902, three clasps, Cape Colony, Orange Free State, Transvaal (3737 Pte. J. Hearne, 3rd Dgn. Gds.), good very fine
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Private J. Hearne died of disease at Newcastle on 10.7.1901.
The 3rd (Prince of Wales's) Dragoon Guards arrived in South Africa in February 1901 and took part in the Great de Wet hunt and the drives in the north-east Orange Free State.
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