GEORGE GOWINGS

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Gowings
FORENAMES:George
BORN:c1830
AT:.
OCCUPATION[S]:.
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:.
MOTHER:.
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:1445
2nd REGIMENT NO:.
ENLISTED:12 12 1849 Exeter aged 19 years 10 months
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:5' 8"
TROOP NO:.
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
RANK:1849: Private
1855-1856: Private
1864: Troop Sergeant Major
4Q 1867: Regimental Sergeant Major
1870: SM [Sergeant Major]
PROMOTIONS:.
REDUCTIONS: .
DESERTIONS:.
COURT MARTIALS:Regimental court martial on 09 01 1856 at Crimea for being absent and drunk in the streets of Constantinople.
Sentenced to ten days HL.
District court martial on 22 01 1856 at Scutari/Crimea for resisting Turkish police and damaging two [coats].
Sentenced to ten days HL and stoppages
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:.
MEDALS:.
EMBARKATIONS:.
DISEMBARKATIONS: .
CAMPAIGNS:.
OTHER DUTIES:04 04 1855 to 11 05 1855: At Scutari
TRANSFERRED FROM:.
TRANSFERRED TO:.
DISCHARGED TO OUT PENSION:.
ADMITTED TO OUT PENSION:01 02 1870: [1 N London]
MEDICAL REASON:.
PENSION DISTRICT:[1870]: 1 N London
NOTES:.
POST DISCHARGE MILITARY SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE OCCUPATION[S]:.
DIED:08 11 1872
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:.
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:.
TNA SOURCES:WO/12/656
WO/12/660
WO/12/668
WO/12/671
WO/28/216
WO/86/8
WO/23/62
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES: Honour the Light Brigade
LINKS:.


4th Light Dragoons Index

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