THOMAS BELL

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Bell
FORENAMES:Thomas
BORN:c1822/1823
AT:Barnard Castle Durham
OCCUPATION[S]:Whitesmith
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:.
MOTHER:.
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:1170
2nd REGIMENT NO:.
ENLISTED:20 03 1843 London aged 20 years 4 months
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:5' 8 and 3/4"
HEIGHT AT DISCHARGE:5' 8 and 3/4"
TROOP NO:.
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
RANK:1843: Private
Jul 1847: Private, Corporal
Apr 1851: Corporal, Sergeant
May 1852: Sergeant, Private
PROMOTIONS:From Private to Corporal 27 07 1847 vice Punter promoted.
From Corporal to Sergeant 29 04 1851 vice Bird discharged
REDUCTIONS: From Sergeant to Private 24 05 1852
DESERTIONS:.
COURT MARTIALS:Military Confinement 08 05 1852, reduced 24 05 1852.
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:.
MEDALS:.
EMBARKATIONS:.
DISEMBARKATIONS:.
CAMPAIGNS:.
OTHER DUTIES:.
TRANSFERRED FROM:.
TRANSFERRED TO:.
DISCHARGED TO OUT PENSION:27 11 1852 Invalid Depot aged 30 years
ADMITTED TO OUT PENSION:09 11 1852 Newcastle
MEDICAL REASON:[Seretal] Hernia, left side &c vide discharge, unfit
PENSION DISTRICT:1852: Newcastle
1855: Lynn
DESCRIPTION:Dark brown hair, hazel eyes, fresh complexion
PRÉCIS OF SERVICE ON DISCHARGE: Examined [by Pension Board] 23 11 1852
Sergeant 1 year
Corporal 3 years 9 months
Private 5 years
Disallowed 1 month
Total service 9 years 8 months 6 days
CHARACTER: Good
NOTES:Unknown date 31 07 1853 in pension records.
POST DISCHARGE MILITARY SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE OCCUPATION[S]:.
DIED:.
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:.
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:.
TNA SOURCES:WO/12/653
WO/12/655
WO/12/657
WO/23/52
WO/97/18/76
WO/116/60
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES:.
LINKS:.


4th Light Dragoons Index

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