China Medal 1856-1860, 1 Clasp: Taku Forts 1860, officially impressed naming as issued, awarded to Private Charles Haynes, 1st Battalion, 3rd East Kent Regiment of Foot - the Buffs, who saw service during the Second Opium War of 1856 to 1860 and w...

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Condition: lightly polished, some contact wear and light edge bruising, overall about Very Fine.
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China Medal 1856-1860, 1 Clasp: Taku Forts 1860, officially impressed naming as issued, awarded to Private Charles Haynes, 1st Battalion, 3rd East Kent Regiment of Foot - the Buffs, who saw service during the Second Opium War of 1856 to 1860 and was present in action at the Third Battle of the Taku Forts on 21st August 1860.

China Medal 1856-1860, 1 Clasp: Taku Forts 1860, officially impressed naming as issued; (CHAS. HAYNES, 1ST. BN. 3RD. REGT.)

Condition: lightly polished, some contact wear and light edge bruising, overall about Very Fine.

Charles Haynes saw service as a Private (No.3843) the 3rd East Kent Regiment of Foot - the Buffs, and was present during the Second Opium War of 1856 to 1860 when serving with the 1st Battalion, being present in action at the Third Battle of the Taku Forts on 21st August 1860.