Afghanistan Medal 1878-1880, 4 clasps, Peiwar Kotal, Charasia, Kabul, Kandahar, (…. Pte. G. Shaw, 72nd Highrs.);Kabul to Kandahar Star 1880, (1163 Private G. Shaw 72nd Highlanders) 1163 Private George Shaw, 72nd Highlanders Star marks Fair


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Born Inverness and enlisted in the 72nd age 15 years, 1 month, 26.10.1866, trade a printer. An underage
Drummer and later Musician. Served with the 1st Seaforth Highlanders 1.7.1881, 4th battalion Royal
Warwicks 21.10.1883, he served a total of 21 years. Medal and 4 clasps confirmed in his papers a well as the
Kabul to Kandahar Star 1880 and the Egypt medal with clasp Tel El Kabir and the Khedives’ Star. He married
a girl from Leamington Spa and took his discharge at Warwick 8.10.1887.