MATTHEW JONES

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
SURNAME:Jones
FORENAMES:Matthew also recorded as Mathew
BORN:c1810
AT:Welshpool Montgomeryshire or We[x]ford?
OCCUPATION[S]:Tailor
RELIGION/DENOMINATION:.
FATHER:.
MOTHER:.
SIBLINGS:.
OTHER RELATIONS:.
NOTES:.
1st REGIMENT NO:.
2nd REGIMENT NO:.
ENLISTED:06 07 1832 Birmingham
ATTESTED:25 07 1832
HEIGHT AT DISCHARGE:5' 7"
TROOP NO:.
TROOP CAPTAIN:.
RANK:1832: Private
1834: Private
1839: Private, Scinde
1841: Private
1853: Private
PROMOTIONS:.
REDUCTIONS: .
DESERTIONS:.
COURT MARTIALS:.
GIVEN UP TO:.
GOOD CONDUCT BADGES:1
MEDALS:.
EMBARKATIONS:07 07 1834 England
06 11 1841 Repulse Bombay India
DISEMBARKATIONS:16 11 1834 Bombay India
28 03 1842 Repulse Gravesend England
CAMPAIGNS:1st Afghan War
OTHER DUTIES:.
TRANSFERRED FROM:.
TRANSFERRED TO:.
DISCHARGED TO OUT PENSION:24 11 1853 Invalid Depot aged 43 years
ADMITTED TO OUT PENSION:22 11 1853 Brighton
MEDICAL REASON:[Larich] of the frontal bone, unfit
PENSION DISTRICT:1853: Brighton
1855: Salisbury
DESCRIPTION: Light brown hair, brown eyes, fair complexion
PRÉCIS OF SERVICE ON DISCHARGE:Examined [by Pension Board] 22 11 1853
Total service 21 years 5 months
India 7 years 4 months
Pension claim 10d
CHARACTER: Good
NOTES:.
POST DISCHARGE MILITARY SERVICE:.
POST DISCHARGE OCCUPATION[S]:.
DIED:29 01 1855
BURIED:.
WILL:.
BENEFICIARY:.
NEXT OF KIN:.
PRIZE MONEY:.
NOTES:.
TNA SOURCES:WO/97/74/55
WO/12/642-644
WO/12/649
WO/12/651
WO/12/658
WO/23/52
WO/116/60
BL SOURCES:.
OTHER SOURCES:.
LINKS:.


4th Light Dragoons Index

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