WILLIAM BLAKE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Blake
FORENAMES:William
BORN:c1834
AT:[Hetherseld] Norfolk
OCCUPATION[S]:Servant
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:James Blake of Hutherstone Norfolk
MOTHER:.
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:1530
2nd REGIMENT NO:.
ENLISTED:21 04 1852 Ipswich HQ aged 18 years 3 or 5 months
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:5' 7 3/4"
TROOP NO:.
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
RANK:1852: Private
1854: Private
PROMOTIONS:.
REDUCTIONS: .
DESERTIONS:.
COURT MARTIALS:.
GIVEN UP TO:.
NOTES:Absent 13 to 14 07 1854
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:.
MEDALS:Crimea: Alma clasp. List dated 07 01 1855
EMBARKATIONS:.
DISEMBARKATIONS:.
CAMPAIGNS:.
OTHER DUTIES:Left the regiment for Scutari, supposed to have died on passage 23 09 1854
TRANSFERRED FROM:.
TRANSFERRED TO:.
DIED:23 or 24 09 1854 on board ship
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:Father James Blake, Hutherstone Norfolk
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:.
TNA SOURCES: WO/12/657
WO/12/659
WO/180/24
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES: Honour the Light Brigade
LINKS:.


4th Light Dragoons Index

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