BENJAMIN BLANTHORNE

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Blanthorne also recorded as Blanthorn
FORENAMES:Benjamin
BORN:c1830
AT:Dudley
OCCUPATION[S]:Chairmaker
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:.
MOTHER:.
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:1408
2nd REGIMENT NO:.
ENLISTED:25 01 1849 Birmingham aged 19 years
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:5' 8"
TROOP NO:.
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
RANK:1849: Private
1854-1856: Private
PROMOTIONS:.
REDUCTIONS: .
DESERTIONS:.
COURT MARTIALS:.
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:.
MEDALS:Crimea: Alma, Inkerman clasps. List dated 07 01 1855.
EMBARKATIONS:.
DISEMBARKATIONS:.
CAMPAIGNS:.
OTHER DUTIES:At Scutari 20 09 1854 to 04 10 1854
At Scutari 04 04 1855 to 24 04 1855
TRANSFERRED FROM:.
TRANSFERRED TO:.
DISCHARGED BY PURCHASE: 24 11 1856 25 Brighton
POST DISCHARGE MILITARY SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE OCCUPATION[S]:.
DIED:.
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:.
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:4th Quarter 1855: 11 days on ship, 81 days on shore
TNA SOURCES:WO/12/655
WO/12/659-661
WO/180/24
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES: Honour the Light Brigade
LINKS:.


4th Light Dragoons Index

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