VICTORIAN 3rd TYPE ARMY LS&GC, ROYAL SCOTS FUSILIERS, SERVED PORT BLAIR PENAL COLONY
3rd Type Victorian regular army LS&GC
George Edward Jessop was born in the parish of St.Marys,Leicester & enlisted in 1865 & despite serving over 13 years in India his LS&GC which was awarded in 1878 was his only medal entitlement. In 1876 he was part of the detachment sent to serve at the Port Blair penal colony on the Andaman & Nicobar Islands. He finally took his discharge at Portland in 1886.
GVF with minor eks & complete with copy service papers & some biographical details along with a copy photograph of the recipient in uniform as part of a group.