Afghanistan Medal 1878-1880, 2 Clasps: Ahmed Khel, Kandahar, awarded to Rifleman Henry Davis, 2nd Battalion, 60th Royal Rifle Regiment of Foot, who saw service during the Second Afghanistan War, and was present in action at Ahmed Khel on 19th April 1880, when 15,000 Afghan tribesmen were repulsed with volley fire. Having then taken part in Lord Robert’s famed 310 mile march from Kabul to Kandahar which lasted from 9th to 31st August 1880, Davis was then present in action at Kandahar on 1st September 1880. He is additionally entitled to the Kabu

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Afghanistan Medal 1878-1880, 2 Clasps: Ahmed Khel, Kandahar, awarded to Rifleman Henry Davis, 2nd Battalion, 60th Royal Rifle Regiment of Foot, who saw service during the Second Afghanistan War, and was present in action at Ahmed Khel on 19th April 1880, when 15,000 Afghan tribesmen were repulsed with volley fire. Having then taken part in Lord Robert’s famed 310 mile march from Kabul to Kandahar which lasted from 9th to 31st August 1880, Davis was then present in action at Kandahar on 1st September 1880. He is additionally entitled to the Kabul to Kandahar Star 1880, however research indicates that this award was in fact returned to the mint and never received by him.

Afghanistan Medal 1878-1880, 2 Clasps: Ahmed Khel, Kandahar; (1737. PTE: H. DAVIS. 2/60TH: FOOT.)

Condition: slightly polished, Very Fine.

Henry Davis saw service as a Rifleman (No.1737) with the 2nd Battalion, 60th Royal Rifle Regiment of Foot, and saw service during the Second Afghanistan War, and was present in action at Ahmed Khel on 19th April 1880, when 15,000 Afghan tribesmen were repulsed with volley fire. Having then taken part in Lord Robert’s famed 310 mile march from Kabul to Kandahar which lasted from 9th to 31st August 1880, Davis was then present in action at Kandahar on 1st September 1880. He is additionally entitled to the Kabul to Kandahar Star 1880, however research indicates that this award was in fact returned to the mint and never received by him.