Indian Mutiny 1857-59, clasp Central India. To: Captn W. M. ...
£700 - £800
Indian Mutiny 1857-59, clasp Central India.
To: Captn W. M. Leckie, Dy Asst Qr Mr Genl.
Condition - VF
With a research file -
An interesting career, several times mentioned in dispatches. [e.g. LG 17.7.58 and 17.9.58] and Brevet Major for services.
Served under Sir Hugh Rose as DAQMG on 2nd Brigade Staff (commanded by Brig. C. Stuart) in the Central India campaign - capture of Jhansi etc.
William Malcolm Leckie - born 1820; reached the rank of Colonel, Bombay Staff Corps (1868), and died in Southsea in 1909.
A lot more research to be done.