Born at Greenbrook, Kent.
Enlisted at London on the 21st of February 1855.
No other enlistment details apart from his trade as a labourer are shown.
Joined the regiment in the Crimea on the 3rd of August 1855.
Deserted "off furlo" on the 15th of October 1856.
Can find no further trace to 1879.
Named as "John Penfold" in some muster rolls.
Entitled to the Crimean medal with clasp for Sebastopol and the Turkish medal.