THOMAS GIFFORD

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Gifford
FORENAMES:Thomas
BORN:c1836
AT:Cambridge
OCCUPATION[S]:Butcher
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:.
MOTHER:.
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:1558
2nd REGIMENT NO:.
ENLISTED:05 02 1853 Birmingham aged 17 years
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:5' 6 5/8"
TROOP NO:.
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
RANK:1853-1855: Private
PROMOTIONS:.
REDUCTIONS: .
DESERTIONS:.
COURT MARTIALS:.
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:.
MEDALS:.
EMBARKATIONS: From Crimea on ship St. Hilda
DISEMBARKATIONS:Scutari from Crimea on 18 01 1855
CAMPAIGNS:.
OTHER DUTIES:30 12 1854 To Scutari
TRANSFERRED FROM:.
TRANSFERRED TO:.
DIED:20 01 1855 Scutari, of chronic dysentary
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:Small account book lost, no record of next of kin
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:.
TNA SOURCES:WO/12/657
WO/12/659
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES: Honour the Light Brigade
Morning Chronicle 05 02 1855
LINKS:.


4th Light Dragoons Index

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