|A mounted Woodburrytype photograph taken from The South African Campaign of 1879 by MacKinnon and Shadboldt of
Lt. Nevill Josiah Aylmer Coghill of the 1st Battalion, the 24th Regiment of Foot. He was killed in action on 22 January 1879
along with Lt. Teignmouth Melvill after escaping the massacre at Isandlwana while attempting to save the Queen's Colour of
the 1/24th. He was posthumously awarded the Victoria Cross in 1907.
Below is the scanned text from The South African Campaign of 1879 that accompanied the above photograph.
Mounted Woodburytype Photograph
8 inches by 10 1/2 Inches (20 cm x 27 cm)
The London Stereoscopic Company - Photographer