Crimea Medal, bar Sebastopol, John Allan, 71st Foot, officially impressed naming.
Officially impressed: “John Allan, 71st Foot.” On old piece of original silk ribbon.
Confirmed on the medal roll, which records the medal with notation “MINT”, having been officially named.
3895 Private John Allan, is shown on the 1861 Army Index as stationed with the 71st (Highland Light Infantry) Foot, in Sealkote, East Indies.
Also on the Medal Roll for the Indian Mutiny Medal, without clasp.