WILLIAM WINDSOR BISHOP

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Bishop
FORENAMES:William Windsor
BORN:c1824
AT:Yeovil
OCCUPATION[S]:Draper
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:.
MOTHER:.
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:1261
2nd REGIMENT NO:.
ENLISTED:27 04 1846 [Cheshams] HQ aged 22 years [_] months
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:5' 8"
TROOP NO:.
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
RANK:1846: Private
1Q 1848: Private, Clonmel, Waterford, Clonmel
Jan 1852: Private, Corporal
4Q 1854: Corporal
1855: Corporal
1859: Private
PROMOTIONS:From Private to Corporal 24 01 1852 vice Hugh MacKay discharged
REDUCTIONS: .
DESERTIONS:.
COURT MARTIALS:Regimental Court Martial at Crimea, 09 08 1855, Drinking in stables, Reduced
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:.
MEDALS:Crimea: Alma. List dated 07 01 1855.
EMBARKATIONS:.
DISEMBARKATIONS:.
CAMPAIGNS:.
OTHER DUTIES:To Scutari 26 10 1854
TRANSFERRED FROM:.
TRANSFERRED TO:.
DISCHARGED BY PURCHASE: 23 04 1859 10 Birmingham
POST DISCHARGE MILITARY SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE OCCUPATION[S]:.
DIED:.
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:.
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:.
TNA SOURCES:WO/12/654-655
WO/12/657
WO/12/659
WO/12/664
WO/28/216
WO/180/24
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES: Honour the Light Brigade
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4th Light Dragoons Index

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