MEDALS TO THE INDIAN VOLUNTEERS






Lance-Corporal D. Nelson
B.B.& C.I.R.

Efficiency Medal (GVI) India    L-CPL. D. NELSON. 2-B.B.& C.I.RY.R.,A.F.I.   95  
Bombay, Baroda and Central India Railway Regiment, Auxiliary Force India.


British War Medal  8162 VOL. F.L. HOLDRONS. BO.VOL..RFLS.    50
Copy MIC shows entitlement to 1914/15 Star (date of entry 23 November 1914. which seems unusual for an Indian volunteer) and Victory Medal.
Frederick Lancaster Holdron worked in the Stores Department of the Grand Indian Peninsular Railway. He was born in 1884 in Portsea. In 1920 he is a Chief Clerk and married with 3 children. The MIC shows him as Holdrons, the s added in error.