WILLIAM GOLDSTRAW

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Goldstraw
FORENAMES:William
BORN:c1833
AT:Stoke upon Trent Laughton/Loughton Staffordshire
OCCUPATION[S]:Collier
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:.
MOTHER:.
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:67
2nd REGIMENT NO:.
ENLISTED:09 12 1857 Lichfield Bristol aged 24 years
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:5' 4 3/4"
HEIGHT AT DISCHARGE:5' 5"
TROOP NO:.
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
RANK:1857: Private
1860: Private
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OTHER DUTIES:.
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DISCHARGED TO OUT PENSION:26 11 1860 Dublin aged 26 years
ADMITTED TO OUT PENSION:04 12 1860 North Stafford
MEDICAL REASON:Has had a series of violent convulsive fits since July 1860 closely allied to epilepsy, the result of an injury of his head prior to enlistment
PENSION DISTRICT:1860: North Stafford
DESCRIPTION: Light brown hair, grey eyes, fair complexion
PRÉCIS OF SERVICE ON DISCHARGE: Total service 3 years
Pension claim 6d for 9 months
CHARACTER: Good
NOTES:Intention to live Newcastle under Lyme Staffordshire
POST DISCHARGE MILITARY SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE OCCUPATION[S]:.
DIED:.
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:.
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:.
TNA SOURCES:WO/12/662
WO/12/665
WO/23/52
WO/118/32
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES:.
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4th Light Dragoons Index

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