Born in the parish of St. Peter's, Sheffield.
Enlisted at London on the 28th of March 1851.
Height: 5' 7".
Sent to Scutari on the 27th of October 1854 and rejoined the regiment on the 15th of January 1855.
From Private to Corporal: 26th of January 1858.
Discharged "by purchase" from Edinburgh on the 29th of February 1860. Payment of £20.
Served 8 years 338 days.
In possession of one Good Conduct badge.
Entitled to the Crimean medal with clasps for Alma and Sebastopol, and the Turkish medal.