A Queens South Africa Medal to Lieut B.H. Jones, Royal Indian Marine Service, canning, plus two WWII Medals.
*Records indicate Benjamin Henry Jones joined The Royal Indian Marine in 1891, making Lieutenant in 1896, Commander in 1907 and Captain in 1918, when taking up the post of Deputy Director of RIMS. He was gazzetted CBE in June 1919 and retired in 1920.
*Records also indicate SS Canning was used as a troop transport to South Africa 1899/1900
*On 16 October 1996 Dixon Noonan and Webb sold Captain Jones 1900 China War Medal.
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