An India General Service Medal 1854-1895, 1 Clasp: Hazara 1888, awarded to Sowar Dost Muhammad Khan, 15th Bengal Cavalry, Indian Army, who saw service on the North West Frontier with the Hazara Field Force during the Black Mountain Expedition which lasted from 3rd October to 9th November 1888.

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Condition: some contact wear, suspension slack, hence only about Very Fine.
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An India General Service Medal 1854-1895, 1 Clasp: Hazara 1888, awarded to Sowar Dost Muhammad Khan, 15th Bengal Cavalry, Indian Army, who saw service on the North West Frontier with the Hazara Field Force during the Black Mountain Expedition which lasted from 3rd October to 9th November 1888.
India General Service Medal 1854-1895, 1 Clasp: Hazara 1888; (1016 SOWAR DOST MUHAMMAD KHAN 15TH: BL: CAVY:)
Condition: some contact wear, suspension slack, hence only about Very Fine.
Dost Muhammad Khan saw service as a Sowar (No.1016) with the 15th Bengal Cavalry, Indian Army, during the operations on the North West Frontier during the Black Mountain Expedition. These operations lasted from 3rd October to 9th November 1888, with the Hazara Field Force being commanded by Major General J.W. McQueen, C.B., A.D.C., were fought against the Black Mountain tribes such as the Hassanzais, Akazais, and Chagarzais.