Queen’s South Africa Medal, bar Defence of Ladysmith, 5987 Private J. Skelton, Liverpool Regiment.
Officially impressed: “5987 Pte. J. Skelton, L’Pool: Regt” One small edge bruise.
Confirmed on the medal roll, which notes he received the unusual single bar only as he was invalided home on 17th August 1900. Medal roll notes “5907” service number, medal reads “5987”.