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QSAs with clasp Defence of Kimberley 3 years 3 months ago #52949

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A recent addition to eBay.


QSA (2) Dof OFS to 173 Tpr R G Page, KLH ex KTG.

Last noted at Neate in Nov 95 for £95.
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QSAs with clasp Defence of Kimberley 3 years 2 months ago #52977

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CQMS F.C. Dolman, Kimberley Town Guard is my latest reunite. I've had his QSA for about 25 years but recently came across (and snapped up!) his contemporarily privately engraved Kimberley Star. Dolman was Quarter Master Sergeant of 'G' Company under Captain Holliday.

Coincidentally, some years ago I had a similar reunite for a man in the Loyal North Lancs.

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QSAs with clasp Defence of Kimberley 3 years 2 months ago #52983

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Congratulations, David! The re-unite was well worth the long wait, and it must be very satisfying. I am guessing of course, since I have yet to have a re-unite experience!
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QSAs with clasp Defence of Kimberley 3 years 2 months ago #52984

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That's excellent, David. How nice to bring these two together again.
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QSAs with clasp Defence of Kimberley 3 years 1 week ago #54456

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From this week's Bosley's sale.


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Entitled to QSA (1).

No I Section, K Company. KStar (Pvt C J Andrews M Coy TG). City Coins Jul 01
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QSAs with clasp Defence of Kimberley 3 years 4 days ago #54524

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Another single Kimberley Star. This one from the next Spink auction.


Picture courtesy of Spink.

It is unusual to see the engraving on the arms of the Star.

Crosbie, 1031 Tpr M P, KLH. Entitled to QSA (5) DoK Paar Tr 01 02. He served 28 Oct 99 to 6 Nov 00. Also served CinCBG (22683) 19 Nov 00 to 13 May 01 and DOEVR (1097)
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