Correctly named medal to 72218 Gnr J Beckett 39th BTY RFA
John was born in 1871 and attested in April 1889. He was a bedstead fitter by calling. He served with the 39th Battery RFA and saw service in India from Sep 1890 until March 1897. His records confirm the clasps although the date clasps are loose and the 1902 clasp slightly rubbed.
Cape Colony, Orange Free State, South Africa 1901, South Africa 1902
Papers show an address for him, 169 St Andrews Road, Small Heath, Birmingham.
On a length of original silk ribbon.