GEORGE BAKER

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Baker
FORENAMES:George
BORN:c1806
AT:Wakefield or Waterfield Yorkshire
OCCUPATION[S]:Upholsterer
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:.
MOTHER:.
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:563
2nd REGIMENT NO:533
ENLISTED:22 01 1828 London
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT DISCHARGE:5' 8¼"
TROOP NO:1831: Troop 2
TROOP CAPTAIN:1831: Captain Harcourt Master
RANK:1828: Private
1829: Private
1831: Private
1834: Private
1839: Private, Scinde
1841: Private
1Q 1848: Private, Carrick, Waterford, Carrick
2Q 1848: Private, Waterford, Waterford, Carlow
3Q 1848: Private, Piltown
1852: Private
PROMOTIONS:.
REDUCTIONS:.
DESERTIONS:.
COURT MARTIALS:.
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:5
MEDALS:.
EMBARKATIONS:21 02 1829 Duke of Sussex England
06 11 1841 Repulse Bombay India
DISEMBARKATIONS:02 06 1829 Duke of Sussex Bombay India
28 03 1842 Repulse Gravesend England
CAMPAIGNS:1st Afghan War
OTHER DUTIES:.
TRANSFERRED FROM:5th Foot Regiment?
TRANSFERRED TO:.
DISCHARGED TO OUT PENSION:28 10 1852 Invalid Depot aged 46 years
ADMITTED TO OUT PENSION:26 10 1852 Ipswich
MEDICAL REASON: Rheumatism, debility and worn out, unfit
PENSION DISTRICT:1852: Ipswich
1865: Ipswich
DESCRIPTION: Dark hair, grey eyes, dark complexion
PRÉCIS OF SERVICE ON DISCHARGE:Examined [by Pension Board] 26 10 1852
Total service 24 years 10 months
Pension 1/-
India 12 years 10 months
CHARACTER: Very good
NOTES:.
POST DISCHARGE MILITARY SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE OCCUPATION[S]:.
DIED:.
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:.
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:.
TNA SOURCES:WO/97/15/62
WO/12/638-639
WO/12/641
WO/12/644
WO/12/649
WO/12/651
WO/12/655
WO/12/657
WO/23/52
WO/23/62
WO/116/60
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES:FIBIS
LINKS:.


4th Light Dragoons Index

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