JOSIAH JOHNSON

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Johnson
FORENAMES:Josiah
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1st REGIMENT NO:357
2nd REGIMENT NO:350
ENLISTED:22 08 1826 London
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HEIGHT AT ENLISTMENT:.
TROOP NO:1827: Depot Troop
1828: Troop 7
1831: Troop 6
TROOP CAPTAIN:1831: Captain William Parlby
RANK:1828: Private
1829: Private, Corporal
1830: Corporal, Sergeant
1831-1832: Sergeant
1834: Sergeant, Assistant Sergeant Major
1835: Sergeant Major
1836: Sergeant, Troop Sergeant Major
1837: Troop Sergeant Major
1839: Troop Sergeant Major, Scinde
1841: Troop Sergeant Major
PROMOTIONS: Private to Corporal 11 04 1829
Corporal to Sergeant 05 03 1830
Sergeant to Troop Sergeant Major 07/08 03 1836
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NOTES:On furlo: 25 04 1827 - 20 06 1827
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EMBARKATIONS:18 02 1828 Duchess of Atholl England
DISEMBARKATIONS:01 06 1828 Duchess of Atholl Bombay India
CAMPAIGNS:1st Afghan War
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INVALIDED:06 01 1841: Invalided to England [from India]
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1st WIFE:Mary Ann[e] Garnet, Spinster
MARRIED:09 06 1831 at Poona after banns by Randall Ward, Chaplain
Witnesses Ruth Hearne, Charles Newth and Isabella Thomson
Josiah Johnson, Sergeant, Bachelor
BORN:c1816
DIED:October 1837 Kirkee India aged 21 years
BURIED:20 10 1837 Kirkee India
NOTES:Wife of [Josiah] Johnson TSM
1st CHILD:Thomas Johnson
DIED:October 1832 Kirkee India, age not given
BURIED:04 10 1832 Kirkee India
NOTES:Son of Sergeant Johnson.
2nd CHILD:Josiah William Johnson
BORN:23 02 1834 Kirkee India
BAPTISED:11 04 1834 Kirkee India
DIED:April 1834 Kirkee India aged 2 months
BURIED:17 04 1834 Kirkee India
NOTES:Son of Josiah Johnson Assistant Sergeant Major and Mary Anne
3rd CHILD:Henry Johnson
BORN:16 05 1835 Kirkee India
BAPTISED:19 06 1836 Kirkee India
DIED:1854 - 1856 Crimea
NOTES:Son of Josiah Johnson Sergeant Major and Mary Ann
21 07 1841: Enlisted at the Royal Military Asylum and discharged on 17 05 1849
At time of enlistment in RMA both parents Josiah and Mary Ann Johnson were deceased
Volunteered to Rifle Brigade 1st Battalion on discharge from RMA
4th CHILD:George Hunt Johnson
BORN:20 09 1837 Kirkee India
BAPTISED:29 10 1837 Kirkee India
NOTES:Son of Josiah Johnson TSM and Mary Anne
TNA SOURCES:WO/12/637-641
WO/12/644-645
WO/12/649-650
M/18/5375
BL SOURCES:IOR/N/3/10-13
OTHER SOURCES:FIBIS
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