WILLIAM BUTLER

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Butler
FORENAMES:William
BORN:c1831
AT:Wicklow
OCCUPATION[S]:Labourer
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:.
MOTHER:.
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:1452
2nd REGIMENT NO:.
ENLISTED:29 03 1850 Athlone HQ aged 19 years
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:5' 8"
TROOP NO:.
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
RANK: 1850: Private
4Q 1854: Private
1855: Private
1861-1862: Private
PROMOTIONS:.
REDUCTIONS: .
DESERTIONS:.
COURT MARTIALS:Court martial at Waterford for leaving his post. Tried on 02 11 1861 and sentenced to 56 days HL
Court martial at Fermoy for neglect of duty. Tried on 24 05 1862. Verdict: Not guilty
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:.
MEDALS:Crimea: Alma, Inkerman, B[alaklava] clasps. List dated 07 01 1855.
EMBARKATIONS:.
DISEMBARKATIONS:.
CAMPAIGNS:.
OTHER DUTIES:04 04 1855 - 11 05 1855 At Scutari
TRANSFERRED FROM:.
TRANSFERRED TO:.
NOTES:4Q 1855: 11 days on ship, 81 days on shore
COMPLETED LIMITED SERVICE:16 08 1862 Curragh Ireland
NOTES:Bad Character, 12 years 5 months served after age of 18 years
POST DISCHARGE MILITARY SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE OCCUPATION[S]:.
DIED:.
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:.
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:.
TNA SOURCES: WO/12/656
WO/12/659-660
WO/12/667
WO/25/3869
WO/86/12
WO/180/24
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES: Honour the Light Brigade
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4th Light Dragoons Index

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