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Colour Sergeant George Turner (c1795.....1851)

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This Medal   is the 48th Regimental Medal . The ribbon is definitely wrong. Originally the suspension (ribbon) was a silk string  but as this was not good enough the 48th changed it to a ribbon Crimson  with Blue edges. 

Battle of Vimeiro 21/8/1808 : : Retreat to Corunna & Vigo 16/1/1809 : : Battle of Talavera -28/6/1809 : : Battle of Busaco 27/9/1810 : : Battle of Albuera 16/5/1811 : : Siege of Ciudad Rodrigo 8/1/1812 : : Siege of Badajoz 1812 : :   Salamanca 22/6/1812  : : Battle of Battle of Vittoria 21/6/1813 : :  Battles of Nivelle  ,Orthes , and Toulouse \ Pyrenees and Southern France 1813-1814 : : America and Canada 1812-1815 : :

References
Family Members, Military records  ,Pay rolls, Pay Musters, Cemetery Records, Church Records & General Muster Records, Mitchell Library ,Sydney Australia
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