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The Early Years => 63rd Regiment 1758 - 1881 => Topic started by: timberman on December 26, 2011, 03:59:17 PM

Title: deaths between 1834-1847 in India
Post by: timberman on December 26, 2011, 03:59:17 PM
During it thirteen and a half years of India and Lower Burma service,
the losses of the 63rd were unusally high even for those days.
The following is a list of numbers of all ranks that died
between 1834 and 1847

Officers 24
Colonel Logan was the highest ranking officer to died.
1st December 1844 of dysentery

Sergeants 51
Corporals 24
Drummers 6
Privates 604

Timberman
Title: Re: deaths between 1834-1847 in India
Post by: mack on December 29, 2011, 06:26:46 PM
died at bellary,india

buried in the CofE cemetery
Lt vesey bradmore
pte john bush[8th coy]
pte william cork
Lt robert,penrice ford
pte george harris
ensign john kennedy
bandsman henry key
ensign george lane
bandsman james mcgarrell
bandsman william ong
Lt john page
captain george,brooke pratt
Title: Re: deaths between 1834-1847 in India
Post by: mack on December 29, 2011, 06:30:03 PM
buried in the RC cemetery

pte james brown
pte william fitzgerald[5th coy]
pte daniel lenihan
sgt james maloney
cpl michael regan
drum major john turner
Title: Re: deaths between 1834-1847 in India
Post by: mack on December 29, 2011, 06:31:32 PM
sgt john kendall,died of cholera november 1845 at bellary,burial place unknown