SAMUEL ASTON

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Aston
FORENAMES:Samuel
BORN:c1832
AT:Bloxwich
OCCUPATION[S]:Stirrup maker
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:.
MOTHER:.
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:388
2nd REGIMENT NO:.
ENLISTED:20 Sep 1858 Aldershot aged 26 years
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:5' 4 3/4"
TROOP NO:.
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
RANK:1858-1860: Private
PROMOTIONS:.
REDUCTIONS:.
NOTES:30 Aug-04 Sep 1859: Prisoner in hospital
NOTES:17-21 Oct 1858: Pay forfeited
15-16 Jun 1859: Pay forfeited
DESERTIONS:Absent 15 Nov-07 Dec 1858
Absent 14 Apr-09 May 1859
Absent 14-22 Aug 1859
Absent from 18 Mar 1860
18 Nov 1860 Manchester
COURT MARTIALS:Cells 22 Oct 1858
Military confinement 08-15 Dec 1858
Court martial at Birmingham for desertion & losing necessaries.
Tried on 13 Dec 1858. Sentenced to 84 days HL and `D'
Military Prison Weedon 16 Dec 1858-05 Mar 1859
Court martial at Birmingham for desertion and losing necessaries.
Miiltary confinement 10-13 May 1859
Tried on 14 May 1859. Sentenced to 50 lashes, stoppages and `D.'
Military confinement 22-29 Aug 1859
Court martial at Birmingham for desertion.
Tried at 27 Aug 1859. Sentenced to 84 days HL, 50 lashes, stoppages and `D.'
Military confinement 05 Sep 1859
Military Prison 06 Sep-17 Nov 1859
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:.
MEDALS:.
EMBARKATIONS:.
DISEMBARKATIONS:.
CAMPAIGNS:.
OTHER DUTIES:.
TRANSFERRED FROM:Volunteered from 1st Stafford militia
TRANSFERRED TO:.
DISCHARGED TO OUT PENSION:.
MEDICAL REASON:.
PENSION DISTRICT:.
NOTES:.
DISCHARGED BY PURCHASE:.
FREE DISCHARGE:.
DISCHARGED ON REDUCTION:.
DISCHARGED WITH IGNOMINY:.
DISCHARGED UNFIT:.
COMPLETED LIMITED SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE MILITARY SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE OCCUPATION[S]:.
DIED:.
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:.
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:.
TNA SOURCES:WO/12/663-665
WO/86/10
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES:.
LINKS:.


4th Light Dragoons Index

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