James Osborne

58th Regiment

22nd February 1881
James Osborne VC

Private James Osborne, 58th Regiment

(Boer Revolt 1880-81)

For his gallant conduct at Wesselstroom, on the 22nd February, 1881, in riding, under a heavy  fire, towards a party of 42 Boers, picking up Private Mayes, who was lying wounded,  and carrying him safely into camp.



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