WILLIAM BIRKS

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Birks
FORENAMES:William
BORN:c1837
AT:Nottingham
OCCUPATION[S]:[Sable/Sabre] blade forger
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:.
MOTHER:.
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:36
2nd REGIMENT NO:.
ENLISTED:28 10 1857 Sheffield, York District aged 20 years
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:5' 5"
TROOP NO:.
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
RANK:1857: Private
1859: Private
1864-1865: Private
PROMOTIONS:.
REDUCTIONS: .
NOTES:1856: Band member
DESERTIONS:31 03 1859 Birmingham
COURT MARTIALS:On 20 06 1859 at Nottingham for desertion and losing necessaries.
Sentenced to 56 days HL, 50 lashes, `D' and stoppages
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:.
MEDALS:.
EMBARKATIONS:.
DISEMBARKATIONS:.
CAMPAIGNS:.
OTHER DUTIES:.
TRANSFERRED FROM:.
TRANSFERRED TO:.
DISCHARGED TO OUT PENSION:.
ADMITTED 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/12/662
WO/12/664
WO/12/668
WO/12/670
WO/86/10
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES:.
LINKS:.


4th Light Dragoons Index

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