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   Recorded Samples of The China 1842 Medal to the Royal Navy

China 1842 Medal This medal was awarded in 1843, under the direction of Queen Victoria, to all those who had taken part in certain specified actions namely: In the Canton River operations of 1841, at the first and second capture of Chusan, in 1840 and 1841, at the battles of Amoy, Ningpo, Chinhai, Tsekee, Chapoo, Woosung, in the Yangtze River, and in the assault of Chinkiang. Approximately 7,500 medals were awarded to men of the Royal Navy, Royal Marines and Seamen aboard HEIC Ships.

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List 1708 (August 2017). 1 new medals. 8 provenance updates.

Ship Survival Rates

A-C

Ship Roll Noted %
Algerine 69 7 10.1%
Alligator 124 19 15.3%
Apollo 87 13 14.9%
Ariadne 217 2 9.5%
Atalanta 57 4 7.0%
Auckland 56 8 14.3%
Belleisle 243 24 9.9%
Blenheim 430 51 11.9%
Blonde 304 40 13.2%
Calliope 199 32 16.1%
Childers 104 8 7.7%
Clio 97 12 12.4%
Columbine 116 14 12.1%
Conway 145 17 11.7%
Cornwallis 498 64 12.9%
Cruizer 92 17 18.5%

D-M

Ship Roll Noted %
Dido 132 16 12.1%
Druid 237 22 9.3%
Endymion 267 28 10.5%
Enterprise 9 1 11.1%
Harlequin 76 8 10.5%
Hazard 112 13 11.6%
Herald 124 10 8.1%
HM Transport 3 2 66.7%
Hooghly 13 3 23.1%
Hyacinth 107 18 16.8%
Jupiter 93 8 8.6%
Larne 91 11 12.1%
Madagascar 6 0 0.0%
Medusa 33 2 6.1%
Melville 380 34 8.9%
Modeste 142 20 14.1%

N-S

Ship Roll Noted %
Nemisis 65 10 15.4%
Nimrod 97 9 9.3%
North Star 151 25 16.6%
Phlegethon 53 4 7.5%
Plover 56 8 14.3%
Pluto 32 4 12.5%
Prosperine 39 6 15.4%
Pylades 109 22 20.2%
Queen 61 10 16.4%
Rattlesnake 45 6 13.3%
Royal Marines 1269 142 11.2%
Samarang 120 14 11.7%
Sapphire 63 8 12.7%
Sesotris 68 10 14.7%
Starling 55 10 18.2%
Sulphur 94 12 12.8%

T-W

Ship Roll Noted %
Tenasserim 64 5 7.8%
Vixen 118 18 15.3%
Wanderer 91 18 19.8%
Wellesley 467 61 13.1%
Total (A-W) 7584 946 12.5%