ROBERT ERASMUS BELL

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Bell
FORENAMES:Robert Erasmus
BORN:c1828
AT:Newcastle Lancs. or Northumberland
OCCUPATION[S]:No trade
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:.
MOTHER:.
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:1233
2nd REGIMENT NO:.
ENLISTED:24 04 1843
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT DISCHARGE:5' 8"
TROOP NO:.
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
RANK: Apr 1846: Private, Trumpeter
Jul 1850: Trumpeter, Corporal
Oct 1853: Corporal
PROMOTIONS:From Private to Trumpeter 01 04 1846
REDUCTIONS: From Trumpeter to Corporal 18 07 1850 vice Frederick Robb
DESERTIONS:.
COURT MARTIALS:.
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:1 from 25 10 1851
MEDALS:.
EMBARKATIONS:.
DISEMBARKATIONS:.
CAMPAIGNS:.
OTHER DUTIES:Also served in 14th Dragoons: Trumpeter [illeg...], Private 2 years 2 months
TRANSFERRED FROM:.
TRANSFERRED TO:.
DISCHARGED TO OUT PENSION:10 10 1853 to Invalid Depot
24 11 1853 Discharged, Invalid Depot, aged 25 years
ADMITTED TO OUT PENSION:22 11 1853 North London 1
MEDICAL REASON:Hernia right side one small protusion in left in____al region, unfit
PENSION DISTRICT:1853: North London 1
1865: North London 1
DESCRIPTION: Brown hair, hazel eyes, fresh complexion
PRÉCIS OF SERVICE ON DISCHARGE:Examined [by Pension Board] 22 11 1853
Corporal 3 years 4 months
Trumpeter [illeg]
Private [8] months
Total service 10 years 7 months
Less under age 3 years 6 months
Net total service 7 years 1 month 8 days
Pension claim 18 months
CHARACTER: Good
NOTES:.
POST DISCHARGE MILITARY SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE OCCUPATION[S]:.
DIED:.
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:.
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:.
TNA SOURCES:WO/12/654
WO/12/658
WO/12/656
WO/12/658
WO/23/52
WO/23/62
WO/97/18/73
WO/116/60
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES:.
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4th Light Dragoons Index

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