FREDERICK JOSEPH GORTON

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Gorton
FORENAMES:Frederick Joseph
BORN:c1837
AT:St Chad Lichfield/Litchfield
OCCUPATION[S]:Clerk
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:.
MOTHER:.
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:11
2nd REGIMENT NO:.
ENLISTED:18 09 1857 Lichfield Bristol aged 20 years
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:5' 6½"
HEIGHT AT DISCHARGE:5' 6¼"
TROOP NO:.
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
RANK:1857: Private
1862: Private/Sergeant
PROMOTIONS:.
REDUCTIONS: .
DESERTIONS:.
COURT MARTIALS:.
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:1
MEDALS:.
EMBARKATIONS:.
DISEMBARKATIONS: .
CAMPAIGNS:.
OTHER DUTIES:.
TRANSFERRED FROM:.
TRANSFERRED TO:.
DISCHARGED TO OUT PENSION:17 11 1862 Dublin aged 25 years
ADMITTED TO OUT PENSION:25 11 1862 West London 2
MEDICAL REASON:Phthisis pulmonalis constit.
PENSION DISTRICT:1862: West London 2
1865: West London 1
DESCRIPTION: Light brown hair, hazel eyes, hair complexion
PRÉCIS OF SERVICE ON DISCHARGE:Examined [by Pension Board] 29 12 1862
Sergeant 2 years
Corporal 1 year 6 months
Private 1 year 8 months
Total service 5 years 2 months
Pension claim 7d for 10 months
CHARACTER: Good
NOTES:Intention to live Bushey Herts
POST DISCHARGE MILITARY SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE OCCUPATION[S]:.
DIED:.
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:.
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:.
TNA SOURCES:WO/12/662
WO/12/667
WO/23/52
WO/23/62
WO/118/34
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES:.
LINKS:.


4th Light Dragoons Index

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