China War Medal 1900, 1 clasp, Relief of Pekin, surname mispelt with ‘G’. Armourer’s Crew E. E. Craggs, H.M.S. Endymion, Royal Navy Light edge bruising 8.0 on reverse GVF
Born 11.6.1862, Landport, Hants and enlisted 1.11.1881 for 10 years. Rating Armourer’s Crew. Served in Numerous ships including H.M.S. Endymion a ship whose ratings received a good number of casualties, killed, or wounded in various areas and actions. Edward was one of the lucky ones who survived. Pensioned 5.6.1903, recalled 2.8.1914 and invalided 18.6.1915.