RICHARD HOLLAND

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Holland
FORENAMES:Richard
BORN:1831
AT:Lichfield Staffordshire
OCCUPATION[S]:.
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:Richard Barnard Holland of Lichfield
MOTHER:.
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:1531
2nd REGIMENT NO:.
ENLISTED:05 11 1849 [90th Regiment]
30 04 1852 [4LD]
ATTESTED:.
HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:.
TROOP NO:.
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
RANK:1855: Private, Corporal
1857: Corporal, Sergeant
1862: Sergeant Major
PROMOTIONS:24 12 1855 From Private to Corporal
01 11 1857: From Corporal to Sergeant
07 10 1862: From Sergeant to Sergeant Major, and Instructor of Musketry
REDUCTIONS: .
NOTES:1864: Sergeant Instructor in Musketry
4Q 1867: Sergeant Instructor in Musketry
DESERTIONS:.
COURT MARTIALS:.
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:.
MEDALS:Crimea 1854-1856 4 clasps [Corpl. R. Holland]
Turkish Crimea 1855
Sardinian issue [1531 Serjt. Rd. Holland]
Army Long Service and Good Conduct [1531 Serjt. Instr. of Musky. Richd. Holland, 4th Hussars]
EMBARKATIONS:.
DISEMBARKATIONS:.
CAMPAIGNS:Crimea: Alma, Balaklava, Inkerman and Sevastapol
OTHER DUTIES:20 01 1855: To Scutari
15 06 1855: From Scutari
26 11 1867 to 24 11 1870: Served in India
TRANSFERRED FROM:90th Regiment 30 04 1852
TRANSFERRED TO:.
DISCHARGED:Invalided to England from India [1870]
DISCHARGED TO OUT PENSION:.
ADMITTED TO OUT PENSION:.
MEDICAL REASON:.
PENSION DISTRICT:.
NOTES:.
DISCHARGED BY PURCHASE:.
FREE DISCHARGE:.
DISCHARGED ON REDUCTION:.
DISCHARGED WITH IGNOMINY:.
DISCHARGED UNFIT:.
COMPLETED LIMITED SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE MILITARY SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE OCCUPATION[S]:.
DIED:28 02 1871 Netley Hospital
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:.
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:.
TNA SOURCES:WO/12/659-660
WO/12/668
WO/12/671
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES: Honour the Light Brigade
LINKS:http://www.dnw.co.uk/dnw/medals


4th Light Dragoons Index

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