INDIAN MUTINY MEDAL TO LT. COL. A.J. FORD, 35TH REGT.

Indian Mutiny Medal to Lieut. A.J. Ford, 35th Regt.
£650.00
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Description

Alfred John Ford was aapointed at the rank of Ensign with the 58th Foot on 18 Aug 1848 and commissioned into the 96th Foot before transferring to the 35th Foot on 20 June 1854 and serving in Shahabad from July to Nov 1858 during the Indian Mutiny, and was present at the affairs of Rampora-Perrara and Jumaon. Placed on the Retired List from 1 July 1881 at the rank of Captain and Brevet Major, Ford was granted the honorary rank of Lieutenant-Colonel.