WILLIAM FIELD

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Field
FORENAMES:William
BORN:02 06 1849
AT:Athlone Ireland
OCCUPATION[S]:Drums and Fife Corps, played Drums [RHMS]
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:Protestant
FATHER:Robert Field, Farrier Major 4LD
MOTHER:Anne Field formerly Hopley [widow of Thomas Hopley, Farrier Major 4LD]
SIBLINGS:George Field, Richard Field, Robert Field and Edward Field
OTHER RELATIONS:Half-siblings Mary Anne Hopley, William Hopley and James Hopley
Aunt Ann Field of Hoddesdon Hertfordshire
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:706
2nd REGIMENT NO:.
ENLISTED:14 09 1856 Royal Hibernian Military School
26 06 1863 [4LD] Dublin aged 14 years
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:Height: 43.25" [RHMS]
Weight: 42.063 pounds [RHMS]
Chest: 22.25 [RHMS]
BMI: 17.382 [RHMS]
4' 6 3/4" [4LD]
TROOP NO:.
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
RANK:1863: Boy, Private
1864: Boy, Private
1865: Private
PROMOTIONS:From Boy's pay to Private's pay 26 06 1864
REDUCTIONS: .
NOTES:3Q 1863: Band member
1864: Band member
1Q 1865: Band member
4Q 1865: Band member
DESERTIONS:.
COURT MARTIALS:.
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:4 GC stripes earned at RHMS
MEDALS:.
EMBARKATIONS: .
DISEMBARKATIONS:.
CAMPAIGNS:.
OTHER DUTIES:.
TRANSFERRED FROM:RHMS
TRANSFERRED TO:Volunteered to 4th Light Dragoons
DISCHARGED TO REGIMENT:26 06 1863 Royal Hibernian Military School
DISCHARGED TO OUT PENSION:.
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/12/668-670
WO/143
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES:.
LINKS:.


4th Light Dragoons Index

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