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1561, Private Thomas Standley - 13th Light Dragoons

Added 2.5.11. Minor edits 28.2.2014, 1.4.2014.

Birth & early life

Born at Scotfield, near Stafford.

Enlistment

Enlisted on the 17th of April 1854.

No other enlistment details apart from his trade as a labourer are shown.

Joined the regiment in the Crimea on the 1st of August 1855.

Medals & commemorations

Entitled to the Crimean medal with clasp for Sebastopol.

Not recorded by Lummis and Wynn.

Death & burial

Died, "of disease", in the Regimental Hospital on the 2nd of September 1855.


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