QSA and KSA on replacement ribbon named to
Queens South Africa Medal 3343 Pte J Maloney S Lanc Regt
Kings South Africa medal 3433 Pte J Maloney S Lanc Regt
James was born Liverpool c1873.
He enlisted in the South Lancashire Regiment 1891 at Warrington as 3433.
Home until September 1892
Malta September 1892 to February 1893
Egypt February 1893 to February 1895
India February 1895 to February 1899
Home February 1899 to November 1899
South Africa November 1899 to June 1902
He earned QSA Tugela Heights/Relief Of Ladysmith/Orange Free State/Transvaal and 2 clasp KSA
He moved to the reserves in 1903 and was discharged in 1908
He re-enlisted in 1914 into the 10th Battalion Rifle Brigade
And was killed on 2nd November 1915 when his dugout collapsed burying him (papers of enquiry etc survive online)
( Note error in service number on qsa )