Sergeant-Major John Wing, 17th (Leicestershire) Regiment, 1848 (c)
Oil on canvas by unknown artist 1848 (c).
Sergeant-Major Wing wears (from left to right) the Ghuznee Medal (1839), an unidentified medal and the Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) which was awarded to him in 1847. The award of the MSM also carried with it an annuity of up to £20 that was paid for the life of the recipient.
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National Army Museum, Out of Copyright
National Army Museum, Study Collection