JOHN FIGARO

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Figaro also recorded as Fiaro
FORENAMES:John
BORN:.
AT:.
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FATHER:.
MOTHER:.
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OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:Black
1st REGIMENT NO:.
2nd REGIMENT NO:.
ENLISTED:30 July 1800 Liverpool
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:.
DESCRIPTION: .
TROOP NO:.
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
RANK:Trumpeter
1805: Trumpeter, Brighton
PROMOTIONS:.
REDUCTIONS: .
NOTES:A former French POW recruited into the regiment at Liverpool.
Taken into custody 4 October 1799.
Negro sailor, Privateer L'Amiable Louise, received from Jamaica.
Discharged 31 July 1800 and straight away enlisted in 4th Dragoons
DESERTIONS:.
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DISCHARGED TO OUT PENSION:.
ADMITTED TO OUT PENSION:.
MEDICAL REASON:.
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CHARACTER: .
NOTES:.
POST DISCHARGE MILITARY SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE OCCUPATION[S]:.
DIED:.
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:.
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:.
LONDON COURIER AND EVENING GAZETTE
14 August 1805:
Ten black trumpeters of the 4th Dragoons, with their kettle-drums, paraded before the Prince Regent, in Brighton on August 12th 1805.
TNA SOURCES:ADM/103/221 Register of French POWS, Liverpool
WO/25/887
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4th Light Dragoons Index

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