Peter Taylor (john_arundel) wrote in paxvictoriana,
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john_arundel
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Awards

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Gallantry Awards (Army/Navy; Officer/Enlisted)
Victoria Cross. Established by Queen Victoria 29.1.1856.(VC):O/E Cmbt.
Distinguished Conduct Medal. Established by Queen Victoria 4.12.1854.(DCM):E
Conspicuous Gallantry Medal. Established by Queen Victoria 1855/1874(CGM):O/E Navy
Meritorious Service Medal. Established by Queen Victoria 1845 (MSM):O/E non-cmbt.

Queen's Jubilee 1887
Long Service Good Conduct (LSGC) Awarded for 20+ years service in the British Army.
Royal Navy (RN LSGC) Awarded for 20+ years service in the Royal Navy Social Hierachy

Orders
Distinguished Service Order. Established by Queen Victoria 6.9.1886. (DSO): O

Campaign Medals

Afghan War 1842
China 1842
Meeanee 1843
Hyderabad 1843
Meeanee-Hyderabad 1843
Punniar Star 1843 (Awarded for the Gwalior Campaign)
Maharajpoor Star 1843 (Awarded for the Gwalior Campaign)
Sutlej 1845-46.
Bars:
Moodkee 1845
Ferozeshuhur 1845
Aliwal 1846
Sobraon 1846
New Zealand 1845-47
Punjab 1848-49.
Bars:
Mooltan
Chilianwala
Goojerat
South Africa 1834-35/1846-47/1850-53 (Awarded for the Kaffir Wars)
Identical Medal issued for each campaign with a different date bar.
Baltic 1854-55. (Awarded to RN & RM Service in the Baltic during the Crimean War)
Crimean War Medal 1854-56. (Awarded for the Crimean War)
Bars: Alma
Balaklava
Inkerman
Sebastopol
Azoff (Awarded to navy personnel for operations in the Sea of Azoff in 1885)
Turkish Crimea Medal (Presented by Turkish government to British, French, and Sardinian
soldiers who fought in the Crimean War. Ranks In Precedence after the LSGC Medal)
India General Service Medal (IGS) 1854.(Issued for the period 1849-1895, a total of 23 bars were awarded for campaigns that stretched over a 41 year period. I have listed 16 of the bars below that occur up to 1890.)
Bars: Pegu 1852-53 (Awarded for the Burmese War of 1852-53)
Persia 1856-57
North West Frontier 1849-68
Umbeyla 1863
Bhootan 1864-66
Looshai 1871-72
Perak 1875-76
Jowaki 1877-78
Naga 1879-80
Burma 1885-7
Sikkim 1888 (Awarded for the Skikkim Expedition)
Hazara 1888
Burma 1887-89 (Awarded for the Third Burma War)
Chin-Lushai 1889-90
Burma 1889-92
Lushai 1889-92
Indian Mutiny 1857-58.
Bars:
Delhi (May-Sept 1857)
Defence of Lucknow (June-Sept 1857)
Relief of Lucknow (Nov 1857)
Lucknow (Nov 1857-Mar 1858)
Central India (Jan - June 1858)
China 1857-60 (Awarded for the Third China War)
Bars:
Fatshan 1857
Canton 1857
Taku Forts 1858
Taku Forts 1860
Pekin 1860
New Zealand. 1861-66 (Awarded for the Maori War)
Identical to the New Zealand 1845-47 Medal, excpet for the change of dates.
Canada General Service 1866-70
Bars:
Fenian Raid 1866
Fenian Raid 1870
Red River 1870
Abyssinia 1867-70 (Awarded for The Abyssinian War)
Ashantee 1873-74 (Awarded for the Second Ashanti War)
Bar:
Coommassie
South Africa 1877-79
6 Bars:
1877
1877-8
1878
1878-9
1879 (Awarded for the Zulu War of 1879)
1877-8-9
Afghanistan 1878-80 (Awarded for the Second Afghan War)
6 Bars:
Ali Musjid
Peiwar Kotal
Charasia
Ahmed Khel
Kabul
Kandahar
Kabul to Kandahar Star (Awarded for the Second Afghan War, but only to troops who participated in the 318 mile forced march from Kabul to Kandahar.)
Cape of Good Hope General Service 1880-97
Bars:
Transkei (Sep 1880-May 1881)
Basutoland (Sep 1880-April 1881)
Bechuanaland (Dec 1886-July 1897)
Egypt 1882-89
13 Bars:
Alexandria (11 Jul 1882)
Tel-el-Kebir (13 Sep 1882)
El-Teb (29 Feb 1884) (Awarded for the Sudan 1884-85)
Tamaii (13 Mar 1884) (Awarded for the Sudan 1884-85)
El-Teb-Tamaii (Awarded for the Sudan 1884-85)
Suakin 1884 (Awarded for the Sudan 1884-85)
The Nile (1884-85) (Awarded for the Sudan 1884-85)
Abu-Klea (17 Jan 1885) (Awarded for the Sudan 1884-85)
Kirbekan (10 Feb 1885) (Awarded for the Sudan 1884-85)
Suakin 1885 (Awarded for the Sudan 1884-85)
Tofrek (22 Mar 1885)
Gemaizah (20 Dec 1888)
Toski (3 Dec 1889)
Khedives Bronze Star 1882/1884/1884-6. (Awarded for the Sudan Campaign)
Three different issues of this medal, each issue with one of the above dates inscribed upon it.
Northwest Canada 1885. (Awarded for the Northwest Rebellion)
Bars:
Saskatchewan
Fish Creek
Batoche
East & West Africa Medal 1887-1900
While a total of 21 bars will be issued for this medal, for the purposes of this article, only two fall
within the period of this article and will be listed.
Bars:
1887-8
Witu 1890
Oenotria War Medal 1889
Bars:
Avenel
Crocea
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