CHARLES BIRKEN

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Birken
FORENAMES:Charles
BORN:c1838
AT:Stone
OCCUPATION[S]:Cordwainer
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:.
MOTHER:.
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:383
2nd REGIMENT NO:.
ENLISTED:20 09 1858 Aldershot HQ aged 20 years
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:5' 5 3/4"
TROOP NO:.
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
RANK:1858: Private
1862-1864: Private
PROMOTIONS:.
REDUCTIONS: .
DESERTIONS:Rejoined from desertion 13 01 1864
COURT MARTIALS:On 16 06 1862 at Limerick for perjury. Sentenced to 168 days HL
On 09 05 1863 at Newbridge for being asleep on sentry. Sentenced to 84 days HL
On 19 01 1864 at Dublin for desertion and losing necessaries. Sentenced to 168 days HL, `D' and stoppages
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:.
MEDALS:.
EMBARKATIONS:.
DISEMBARKATIONS:.
CAMPAIGNS:.
OTHER DUTIES:.
TRANSFERRED FROM:Volunteered from 1st Stafford militia
TRANSFERRED TO:.
INVALIDED:23 08 1864 Dundalk
DISCHARGED TO OUT PENSION:.
ADMITTED TO OUT PENSION:.
MEDICAL REASON:.
PENSION DISTRICT:.
NOTES:To reside at Stone.
Discharge allowance Dublin to Stafford 11s 4d., Stafford to Stone 10d.
Total discharge allowance 1 12s 2d.
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
WO/12/668-669
WO/86/12-13
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES:.
LINKS:.


4th Light Dragoons Index

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