GEORGE CROYDON

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Croydon
FORENAMES:George
BORN:c1831
AT:.
OCCUPATION[S]:.
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:.
MOTHER:.
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:1440
2nd REGIMENT NO:.
ENLISTED:25 10 1849 Exeter aged 18 years
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:5' 7"
TROOP NO:.
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
RANK:1849: Private
1854-1855: Private
PROMOTIONS:.
REDUCTIONS: .
DESERTIONS:.
COURT MARTIALS:.
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:.
MEDALS:Crimea: Alma, Balaklava. List dated 07 01 1855
EMBARKATIONS:1855: Invalided from Scutari to England
DISEMBARKATIONS:.
CAMPAIGNS:.
OTHER DUTIES:26 10 1854 - 24 11 1854 At Scutari
27 12 1854 [-31 12 1854] At Scutari
01 01 1855 - 31 03 1855 At Scutari
TRANSFERRED FROM:.
TRANSFERRED TO:.
NOTES:25 10 1854: Slightly wounded at Balaklava
DISCHARGED TO OUT PENSION:.
ADMITTED TO OUT PENSION:16 10 1856 Exeter
MEDICAL REASON:.
PENSION DISTRICT:1856: Exeter
NOTES:.
POST DISCHARGE MILITARY SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE OCCUPATION[S]:.
DIED:.
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN: .
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:.
TNA SOURCES:WO/23/52
WO/12/656
WO/12/659-660
WO/180/24
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES: Honour the Light Brigade
LINKS:.


4th Light Dragoons Index

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