Waterloo Medal 1815 fitted with replacement steel clip and ring suspension. Henry Carter, 3rd Bat. 1st Foot. or R. Scots. Fine
He was born in Maidstone, Kent and enlisted 27.3.1809 in London age 24 years. He served for 10 years, 14 days including 2 years for Waterloo. Discharged about the 2nd April 1817, being disabled by an abbesses of the lung. Served in Captain Marlays company at Waterloo.
The 1st Foot Royal Scots suffered 8 officers killed and 26 wounded, 33 men killed and 295 wounded, 60% casualties. The regiment was also present in the America War of 1812.