East and West Africa Medal 1887-1900, 1 clasp, ‘Benin River 1894’. J. R. Savage. Able Seaman, H.M.S. Philomel. Royal Navy. Light contacting VF
Born 24.8.1870 St. Marys, Southampton and enlisted 24.7.1888. Served on various ships and bases. Discharged 10.10.1910 having served 22 + years. 165 clasps to H.M.S. Philomel out of approximately 433 to the Navy.