RICHARD DAY

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Day
FORENAMES:Richard [Recorded as Henry in Honour the Light Brigade and in WO/180/24]
BORN:c1835
AT:Thurrington or Tharmington near Canterbury
OCCUPATION[S]:Labourer
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:William Day of Kent Canterbury
MOTHER:.
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:1579
2nd REGIMENT NO:.
ENLISTED:15 12 1853 Canterbury HQ aged 18 years
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:5' 7"
TROOP NO:.
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
RANK:1853-1854: Private
PROMOTIONS:.
REDUCTIONS: .
DESERTIONS:.
COURT MARTIALS:.
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:.
MEDALS:.
EMBARKATIONS: .
DISEMBARKATIONS:.
CAMPAIGNS:.
OTHER DUTIES:Left the regiment for Scutari 15 09 1854, and supposed to have died on passage
TRANSFERRED FROM:.
TRANSFERRED TO:.
DIED:16 09 1854 On board ship
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:Father William Day, Kent Canterbury
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:.
TNA SOURCES: WO/12/658
WO/12/659
WO/180/24
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES: Honour the Light Brigade
LINKS:.


4th Light Dragoons Index

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