ROBERT ANDERSON

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Anderson
FORENAMES:Robert
BORN:c1832
AT:Middlesex
OCCUPATION[S]:None
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
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MOTHER:.
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NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:1250
2nd REGIMENT NO:.
ENLISTED:31 03 1846 at Hounslow HQ London aged 14 years.
This recruit was brought direct to HQs by Lt. Colonel Daly
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:4' 6"
TROOP NO:4Q 1855: Crimea
1866: Troop E
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
RANK:1846-1847: Private
1854-1860: Private
1864: Private
1866: Private
PROMOTIONS:Entitled to Man's Pay 01 04 1847
REDUCTIONS:.
NOTES:31 Dec 1856: Pay forfeited
01 Jan 1857: Pay forfeited
20-21 Jul 1858: Pay forfeited
10-11 Sep 1859: Pay forfeited
10-11 Oct 1859: Pay forfeited
01-02 Jan 1860: Pay forfeited
19-20 Mar 1860: Pay forfeited
NOTES:01-04 Oct 1858: Prisoner in hospital
DESERTIONS:.
COURT MARTIALS:Military confinement: 4 Dec 1855
Released 08 Dec 1855
Cells: 07-13 Nov 1856
Cells: 26 May-01 Jun 1857
Black Hole: 01-02 Jun 1858
Military confinement from 12 Sep 1858
Barrack Cells 05 Oct to 04 Nov 1858
Cells: 12-15 Sep 1859
Cells: 12-15 Oct 1859
Cells: 19-20 Dec 1859
Cells: 07-09 Jan 1860
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:.
MEDALS:Crimea: Alma, Inkerman, B[alaklava] clasps. List dated 07 01 1855
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FREE DISCHARGE:08 09 1866 Edinburgh. Claims a free discharge, by indulgence, having completed 17 years service.
NOTES:To reside in London.
Discharge allowance a sum equal to the fare from Edinburgh to London 15s, total allowance 1
POST DISCHARGE MILITARY SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE OCCUPATION[S]:.
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NOTES:.
TNA SOURCES: WO/12/654-655
WO/12/659-664
WO/12/668
WO/12/671
WO/180/24
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES:Honour the Light Brigade
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4th Light Dragoons Index

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