WILLIAM CROOKSHANKS

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Crookshanks
FORENAMES:William
BORN:c1810
AT:Aston Hertfordshire
OCCUPATION[S]:Servant
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:.
MOTHER:.
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:636
2nd REGIMENT NO:782
ENLISTED:30 07 1829 London
ATTESTED:31 07 1829
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:.
TROOP NO:1831: Troop 4
TROOP CAPTAIN:1831: Captain John Baker Spooner
RANK:1829-1832: Private
1834: Private
1839: Private, Scinde
1840: Private, Corporal
1841: Corporal
1842: Corporal, Private
1846: Private
PROMOTIONS:Private to Corporal 31 08 1840 / 01 09 1840
REDUCTIONS: Corporal to Private 26 or 27 04 1842
DESERTIONS:.
COURT MARTIALS:Court martial at Poonah for being drunk. Tried on 30 04 1832 and sentenced to 6 weeks imprisonment
2Q/1842: Reduced from Corporal to Private 26 or 27 04 1842, and lost good conduct pay
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:.
MEDALS:.
EMBARKATIONS:02 01 1830 Duchess of Atholl England
10 11 1841 Mary Bombay India
DISEMBARKATIONS:17 04 1830 Duchess of Atholl Bombay India
12 03 1842 Mary Gravesend England
CAMPAIGNS:1st Afghan War
OTHER DUTIES:Also served with 10th Dragoons
TRANSFERRED FROM:.
TRANSFERRED TO:10th Hussars Hounslow 01 04 1846
DISCHARGED:1853
ADMITTED TO OUT PENSION:.
MEDICAL REASON:.
PENSION DISTRICT:.
NOTES:.
DISCHARGED BY PURCHASE:.
FREE DISCHARGE:.
DISCHARGED ON REDUCTION:.
DISCHARGED WITH IGNOMINY:.
DISCHARGED UNFIT:.
COMPLETED LIMITED SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE MILITARY SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE OCCUPATION[S]:.
DIED:.
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:.
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:.
TNA SOURCES:WO/12/639-641
WO/12/644
WO/12/649-652
WO/12/654
WO/97/35/116
WO/86/1
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES:FIBIS
LINKS:.


4th Light Dragoons Index

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