JOSEPH HODSON

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Hodson also recorded as Hoghson
FORENAMES:Joseph
BORN:c1801
AT:Charteris Cambridgeshire
OCCUPATION[S]:Tailor
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1st REGIMENT NO:538
2nd REGIMENT NO:515
ENLISTED:28 or 29 08 1827 London
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:.
TROOP NO:1828: Troop 2
1831: Troop 2
TROOP CAPTAIN:1831: Captain Harcourt Master
RANK:1828: Private
1831: Private
1834: Private
1839: Private, Scinde
1841-1842: Private
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MEDALS:Candahar, Ghuznee, Cabul Medal 1841-1842 awarded to Pte. Joseph Hodson held by National Army Museum, Chelsea, London. Catalogue notes that the regiment is erased from the rim, possibly 4th Light Dragoons. Ref. 1898-01-61
EMBARKATIONS:18 02 1828 Duchess of Atholl England
10 11 1841 Mary Bombay India
DISEMBARKATIONS:01 06 1828 Duchess of Atholl Bombay India
12 03 1842 Mary Gravesend England
CAMPAIGNS:1st Afghan War
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DISCHARGED TO OUT PENSION:11 05 1842 Chatham
ADMITTED TO OUT PENSION:10 05 1842 East London 1
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PENSION DISTRICT:1842: East London 1
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TNA SOURCES:WO/97/66/53
WO/12/637-638
WO/12/641
WO/12/644
WO/12/649
WO/12/651-652
WO/23/52
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OTHER SOURCES:FIBIS
National Army Museum, Chelsea
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4th Light Dragoons Index

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