Group of 3: East and West Africa Medal 1887-1900, 1 Clasp: Benin 1897; (LIEUT. B. STEEL, R.N.R., H.M.S. FORTE); Transport Medal 1899-1902, 1 Clasp: S.Africa 1899-1902; (B. STEEL); Royal Naval Reserve
The historically important West Africa Benin 1897 Expedition, South Africa Boer War White State Line Troop Transport Vessel Chief Officer,1909 Royal Naval Reserve Decoration and loss of the Titanic connection group awarded to Commander Benjamin Steel, R.D., Royal Naval Reserve, who worked as an Officer for the White Star Line from 1894 through to 1927, having been aboard the cruiser Forte during the Benin 1897 Expedition, he was Chief Officer of the liner Majestic during...
18 December 2018