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A RARE VICTORIAN SILVER 'BATTLE OF MOOLTAN' WAR MEDAL AND ASSOCIATED EPHEMERA Awarded to Major

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A RARE VICTORIAN SILVER 'BATTLE OF MOOLTAN' WAR MEDAL AND ASSOCIATED EPHEMERAAwarded to Major John Browning Ballasis, Commander 9th Regiment, N.I., ,having a young Victorian portrait bust and ceremonial image verso To The Army of The Punjab',on a blue and yellow ribbon, together with a watercolour portrait of The Major wearing this medal and period uniform, inscribed verso ‘An General J.B. Bellasis 1860’, a handwritten journal titled 'Scratchings of An Indian Journal J.B.B., 1822 - 1840’ and a large Carte De Visite photograph of an Indian Prince marked to base 'Johnston Hoffmann, 22 Chowringhee Rd, Calcutta’.N.B. Major General John Brownrigg Bellasis, 1806 - 1890, commanded his Regiment 9th Bombay Infantry during 2nd Punjab War and at The Siege of Multan. He received a medal and clasp for distinguished service in the field. He commanded The Garrison at Hyderabad (Sinde) during the mutiny and by prompt and firm action averted a disaster.Dates:Multon now Pakistan - PunjabThe Moolton Regiment 119th Infantry 1903 - 1922British Indian Army 1817 was 1st Battalion 10th Regiment of Bombay Native Infantry, 1817 - 1824, 19th Regiment of Bombay 1824-1885First Afghan War - Battle Ghazni2nd Anglo Sikh War2nd Afghan War Siege of Multan 1st-14th September 1848Condition: good, some of the journal is loose
A RARE VICTORIAN SILVER 'BATTLE OF MOOLTAN' WAR MEDAL AND ASSOCIATED EPHEMERAAwarded to Major John Browning Ballasis, Commander 9th Regiment, N.I., ,having a young Victorian portrait bust and ceremonial image verso To The Army of The Punjab',on a blue and yellow ribbon, together with a watercolour portrait of The Major wearing this medal and period uniform, inscribed verso ‘An General J.B. Bellasis 1860’, a handwritten journal titled 'Scratchings of An Indian Journal J.B.B., 1822 - 1840’ and a large Carte De Visite photograph of an Indian Prince marked to base 'Johnston Hoffmann, 22 Chowringhee Rd, Calcutta’.N.B. Major General John Brownrigg Bellasis, 1806 - 1890, commanded his Regiment 9th Bombay Infantry during 2nd Punjab War and at The Siege of Multan. He received a medal and clasp for distinguished service in the field. He commanded The Garrison at Hyderabad (Sinde) during the mutiny and by prompt and firm action averted a disaster.Dates:Multon now Pakistan - PunjabThe Moolton Regiment 119th Infantry 1903 - 1922British Indian Army 1817 was 1st Battalion 10th Regiment of Bombay Native Infantry, 1817 - 1824, 19th Regiment of Bombay 1824-1885First Afghan War - Battle Ghazni2nd Anglo Sikh War2nd Afghan War Siege of Multan 1st-14th September 1848Condition: good, some of the journal is loose

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