MATTHEW COOK

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Cook also recorded as Cooke
FORENAMES:Matthew also recorded as Mathew
BORN:.
AT:.
OCCUPATION[S]:.
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:.
MOTHER:.
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:98
2nd REGIMENT NO:97
ENLISTED:01 01 1822
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:.
TROOP NO:Dec 1821: Troop 4
May 1822: Troop 8 to Troop 7
Jan 1824: Troop 7
Dec 1825: Troop 7
Jan 1826: Troop 4
1831: Troop 6
TROOP CAPTAIN:1831: Captain William Parlby
RANK:1821-1822: Private
1824: Private
1825: Private, Corporal
1827: Corporal, Sergeant
1829: Sergeant
1830: Sergeant, Troop Sergeant Major
1831: Troop Sergeant Major
1834: Troop Sergeant Major, Private, Corporal
1836: Corporal, Private
1839: Private
PROMOTIONS: Private to Corporal 25/26 12 1825
Corporal to Sergeant 12 06 1827
Sergeant to Troop Sergeant Major 01 03 1830
Private to Corporal 05/06 11 1834
REDUCTIONS: Troop Sergeant Major to Private 04/05/06 11 1834
Corporal to Private 07 07 1836
DESERTIONS:.
COURT MARTIALS:.
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:.
MEDALS:.
EMBARKATIONS: 31 12 1821 Duke of York Gravesend England
DISEMBARKATIONS:17 05 1822 Duke of York Bombay India
CAMPAIGNS:1st Afghan War
OTHER DUTIES:.
TRANSFERRED FROM:.
TRANSFERRED TO:.
DIED:27 11 1839 India/Scinde
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:.
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:.
1st WIFE:Sarah Dudley, Widow
MARRIED:23 07 1829 Kirkee India after banns. Signed with a cross.
Witnesses J. Walter, Sarah Clarke, and Robert Jessop, station clerk
Matthew Cook, Bachelor, Sergeant 4LD
Officiating Minister Ambrose Goode, Chaplain
NOTES:.
TNA SOURCES: WO/12/634-637
WO/12/640-641
WO/12/644
WO/12/646
WO/12/649
BL SOURCES:IOR/N/3/8
IOR/MAR/L/94G
OTHER SOURCES:.
LINKS:.


4th Light Dragoons Index

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