Tel: 1(905) 634-3848

Text: 1(905) 906-3848

Purveyors of Authentic Militaria

eMedals-A Historical North West Canada 1885 - Saskatchewan Clasp

Item: C0433

A Historical North West Canada 1885 - Saskatchewan Clasp

Sold For

$7,680

Not available.

A Historical North West Canada 1885 - Saskatchewan Clasp

An important North West Canada Medal awarded to Major Charles Ross, D.S.O., who, having served as a civilian scout for the U.S. Army during the Indian Wars 1877-79, was appointed a Chief Scout during the North-West Rebellion in Canada in 1885: thereafter, he quickly rose to prominence for his gallantry in action, and, after further adventures, was decorated for his bravery with Roberts Horse at Sannahs Post and appointed to command the Canadian Scouts in 1901, prior to forming Ross Scouts in the Great War - a remarkable career retold in Neil Speeds entertaining biography Born to Fight North West Canada 1885, 1 clasp, Saskatchewan (Chas. Ross, Mounted Police Scout), impressed naming, good very fine. Footnote:
Back To Top