GEORGE ASHBY

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Ashby also recorded as Ashbey
FORENAMES:George
BORN:Hawkhurst, Kent
AT:.
OCCUPATION[S]:No trade
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:William of Hawkhurst Kent
MOTHER:.
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:176
2nd REGIMENT NO:180
ENLISTED:28 04 1823 London
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:.
TROOP NO:Jul 1824: Depot
Jun 1825: Troop 7
Jan 1826: Troop 3
1831: Troop 8
TROOP CAPTAIN:1831: Captain Alexander Houstoun
RANK:Dec 1823: Private
Jan 1824: Corporal
1824: Corporal, Private
1825-1826: Private
1831-1832: Private
1834: Private
1839: Private Scinde
1841: Private
PROMOTIONS:From Private to Corporal 25 12 1823
REDUCTIONS:From Corporal to Private 06 06 1824
DESERTIONS:.
COURT MARTIALS:30 06 1824 In custody of civil power, until at least 23 09 1824
Court Martial Poonah for violence, tried 20 05 1832, sentenced to six weeks imprisonment
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:.
MEDALS:.
EMBARKATIONS: 01 12 1824 England as Batman to Major Brown
06 11 1841 Repulse Bombay India
DISEMBARKATIONS:23 05 1825 Bombay India
28 03 1842 Repulse Gravesend England
CAMPAIGNS:1st Afghan War
OTHER DUTIES:Nov 1824: Appointed Batman to Major Brown
TRANSFERRED FROM:.
TRANSFERRED TO:.
DIED:30 04 1844 Ipswich Suffolk
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:Father William, Hawkhurst Kent
PRIZE MONEY:Ghuznee
NOTES:.
TNA SOURCES:WO/12/635-637
WO/12/641
WO/12/644
WO/12/649
WO/12/651
WO/12/653
WO/86/1
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES:.
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