​ An India General Service Medal 1854-1895, 1 Clasp: Hazara 1891, awarded to Sepoy Jhanda Singh, 28th Bengal Infantry, Indian Army, who saw service with the Hazara Field Force operations under Major General W.K. Elles, C.B., against the Hussanzais and Akazais in the Black Mountains between 12th March and 16th May 1891.

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Product ID: CMA/23109
Condition: some contact wear and slight polishing, overall Fine or better.
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An India General Service Medal 1854-1895, 1 Clasp: Hazara 1891, awarded to Sepoy Jhanda Singh, 28th Bengal Infantry, Indian Army, who saw service with the Hazara Field Force operations under Major General W.K. Elles, C.B., against the Hussanzais and Akazais in the Black Mountains between 12th March and 16th May 1891.

India General Service Medal 1854-1895, 1 Clasp: Hazara 1891; (2289 SEPOY JHANDA SINGH 28TH BL. INFY)
Condition: some contact wear and slight polishing, overall Fine or better.
Awarded to a sikh, Sepoy (No.2289) Jhanda Singh, 28th Bengal Infantry, Indian Army, who saw service with the Hazara Field Force operations under Major General W.K. Elles, C.B., against the Hussanzais and Akazais in the Black Mountains between 12th March and 16th May 1891. These operations were carried out be two columns. commanded by Colonels Williamson and Hammond, which advanced to Darband. There was little fighting, much of the activity consisted of the repelling of raids on the columns when on the march and when road making. During the operations a party of insurgents were chased up and eventually captured on the 9800 feet high Machai Peak.


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