JOSHUA [FREDERICK] ARMSTRONG

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Armstrong
FORENAMES:Joshua [Frederick]
BORN:c1828
AT:Drung or Drang, near Cavan, Ireland
OCCUPATION[S]:Clerk
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:.
MOTHER:Arabella Armstrong of Drang, Cavan, Ireland
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:1292
2nd REGIMENT NO:.
ENLISTED:22 Oct 1846 Dublin HQ aged 18 years 10 months
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:5' 7"
TROOP NO:2Q 1856: Depot Troop Brighton
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
RANK:1846: Private
1850: Private, Corporal
1854-1856: Corporal
1859: Corporal
PROMOTIONS:Private to Corporal: 13 Nov 1850 vice Watson promoted.
REDUCTIONS:.
FURLO:07-30 Nov 1850
NOTES:Beginning of Jun 1856 to end Nov 1856: Detached
DESERTIONS:.
COURT MARTIALS:.
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:GCP from 23 Oct 1856
MEDALS:Crimea: Alma, Balaklava and Sevastopol clasps
EMBARKATIONS:From the Crimea to England 15 Dec 1855
DISEMBARKATIONS:.
CAMPAIGNS:Crimea: Alma, B[alaklava]. List dated 07 Jan 1855.
TAKEN PRISONER:25 Oct 1854. Released 22 Oct 1855 Crimea.
OTHER DUTIES:.
TRANSFERRED FROM:.
TRANSFERRED TO:.
DISCHARGED BY PURCHASE:11 Apr 1859 at Birmingham 5
POST DISCHARGE MILITARY SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE OCCUPATION[S]:.
DIED:.
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:.
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:.
TNA SOURCES:WO/12/654
WO/12/656
WO/12/659-661
WO/12/664
WO/180/24
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES:Honour the Light Brigade
Northern Times 17 Nov 1854 and 23 Nov 1854
LINKS:.


4th Light Dragoons Index

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