Matthew Cunningham
Matthew Cunningham was born on
January 20th, 1880 in St. Andrews
although it appears that he lied about
his age when he enlisted. He was the
son of Thomas and Jessie (nee Brown)
and the youngest of 9 kids and his
father and 3 oldest brothers were
fishermen. He enlisted on March 10,
1896 and gave his trade as a Slater.

Missing QSA  and KSA. The reason I
was attracted to the IGS was the
possibility of reuniting it with his
Boer War medals. The QSA has
unique clasp combo, TH, RL and Trans.

Punjab Frontier as a single clasp is
reasonable scarce (about 50
India General Service 1895-1902, 1 clasp Punjab Frontier 1897-98
5622 Pte M. Cunningham, 1st Bn Gord Hrs