Afghanistan Medal 1878-1880, 1 clasp, Ali Musjid, (2830 Pte. M. Herbert. 4th Bn. Rifle Bde.) Army Long Service & Good Conduct Medal, Victoria issue 3rd type 1874-1901 swivelling scroll suspension with smaller reverse lettering. (2830 Pte. M. Herbert. 4th Bn. R.B.) 2830 Private. M. Herbert. 4th Bn. Rifle Brigade.
Enlisted 6.1.1859 age 15 years, born Fordham, (or Farnham) near Colchester. Served 1/5th 1858-1861, 81st to 1866., 97th, 46th to 1868. 3rd and 4th R.B. 1968, until discharged 23.1.1883 having served 23 years, 105 days, issued his L.S. & G.C. circa 1880-81.