Waterloo Medal 1815 With replacement steel clip and ring suspension. Jos. Tucky, Royal Scots Greys

£7,800.00

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Joseph Tucky (Tuckie) was born in the Parish of Bearstead, near Maidstone, Kent, and enlisted for the 2nd Dragoons at Canterbury on 24th December 1804, aged 18, for unlimited service, a Bricklayer by trade. He served in Captain Payne’s troop at Waterloo and was discharged at Piershill Barracks on 4 August 1818, in consequence of ‘having contracted a severe pectoral complaint during the campaign of 1815 in Flanders by exposure to wet and moisture.’ Sold with copied service papers.