Item #12579

Canadian General Service Medal (Fenian Raid)

  • Price: $995.00
  • Maker: Canadian
  • Model: Medal
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  • Description: A 1866 model for employment in the Fenian raid of 1866. This piece is named to a Lt. M.M. Tait of the Richmond Infantry Co. This was a small unit of only 19 men. The recipient of this medal, Lt. Tait was probably the only officer of the unit. With this medal is a copy of page 276 from the Canadian General Service Roll 1866-1870 by GA. Brown. Named are the 19 members of the unit including M. Mc. Tait. A very good example of a Fenian raid medal.