11 May 2001,
Price realised GBP 1,058
GBP 500 - GBP 550
WATERLOO 1815 (Henry Wilmott, 1st Batt. 71st Reg. Foot), original steel clip and replacement ring suspension, slight edge bruising, about very fine
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Private Henry Wilmott served in Captain Archibald Armstrong's Company in the Waterloo Campaign.
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