WWW.1879ZULUWAR.COM

Film Zulu Dawn:Lt. Col. Pulleine: His Lordship is of the cetain opinion that it's far too difficult an approach to be chosen by the Zulu command. Col. Durnford: Yes, well... difficulty never deterred a Zulu commander.
 
HomeHome  CalendarCalendar  GalleryGallery  PublicationsPublications  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  RegisterRegister  Log inLog in  
Latest topics
» Studies in the Zulu war Volume IV in time for Xmas
Yesterday at 3:47 pm by Frank Allewell

» Service of Re - dedication of the grave of Lt Col FV Northey.
Tue Dec 12, 2017 9:43 pm by Herbie

» They fell like stones
Tue Dec 12, 2017 9:11 am by 90th

» Mansel letter?
Mon Dec 11, 2017 2:13 pm by Drummer Boy 14

» Braves mens blood
Mon Dec 11, 2017 12:36 pm by 90th

» The Battle of Isandlwana
Mon Dec 11, 2017 12:26 pm by xhosa2000

» redcoats with Durnford
Mon Dec 11, 2017 9:50 am by 90th

» Isandlwana Casualty - John William Jones Davies
Sun Dec 10, 2017 10:44 pm by ADMIN

» Lamaci, Natal
Sun Dec 10, 2017 7:49 pm by Mike Morley

» Shepstone's last stand
Sun Dec 10, 2017 1:44 pm by xhosa2000

» Hamers 'rocketeer'
Fri Dec 08, 2017 4:27 pm by SRB1965

» Cairns east of Isandhlwana
Thu Dec 07, 2017 3:48 pm by rusteze

» William Henry Orchard
Wed Dec 06, 2017 5:08 pm by Frank Allewell

» Lt Col Northey grave rededication
Wed Dec 06, 2017 12:46 pm by John Young

» Captain Charles Lacon Harvey, 71st Regiment
Tue Dec 05, 2017 9:43 pm by ADMIN

Brev. Lt-Col. R.H. Buller, VC, Staff
Brev. Lt-Col. R.H. Buller, VC, Staff: 2/60th KRRC-Zungwini,Hlobane, Khambula, Ulundi [Mac and Shad] Isandula Collection
Anglo-Zulu War 1879 - Dr David Rattray
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search
Top posters
90th
 
littlehand
 
Frank Allewell
 
ADMIN
 
Chelmsfordthescapegoat
 
John
 
Mr M. Cooper
 
1879graves
 
impi
 
rusteze
 
Fair Use Notice
Fair use notice. This website may contain copyrighted material the use of which has not been specifically authorised by the copyright owner. We are making such material and images are available in our efforts to advance the understanding of the “Anglo Zulu War of 1879. For educational & recreational purposes. We believe this constitutes a 'fair use' of any such copyrighted material, as provided for in UK copyright law. The information is purely for educational and research purposes only. No profit is made from any part of this website. If you hold the copyright on any material on the site, or material refers to you, and you would like it to be removed, please let us know and we will work with you to reach a resolution.
Top posting users this month
Frank Allewell
 
ADMIN
 
rusteze
 
xhosa2000
 
SRB1965
 
90th
 
John Young
 
Drummer Boy 14
 
Julian Whybra
 
ymob
 
Most active topics
Isandlwana, Last Stands
Pte David Jenkins. 'Forgotten' Survivor of Rorke's Drift Returned to Official Records
Durnford was he capable.5
Durnford was he capable.1
Durnford was he capable. 3
Durnford was he capable.2
Durnford was he capable. 4
The ammunition question
Pte David Jenkins. 'Forgotten' Survivor of Rorke's Drift Returned to Official Records
The missing five hours.

Share | 
 

 Major SIR BARTLE COMPTON ARTHUR FRERE

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
AuthorMessage
littlehand

avatar

Posts : 7045
Join date : 2009-04-24
Age : 49
Location : Down South.

PostSubject: Major SIR BARTLE COMPTON ARTHUR FRERE   Tue Mar 26, 2013 11:43 pm

"SIR BARTLE COMPTON ARTHUR FRERE , Major, Baronet, was born on 24 October 1854, only son of the Right Honourable Sir H Bartle E Frere, GCB, GCSI (1st Baronet), and Catherine, daughter of Lieutenant General the Right Honourable Sir George Arthur (1st Baronet). He was educated at Eton and Trinity College, Cambridge, taking his BA degree, and was gazetted to the Rifle Brigade; served in the Zulu War in 1879 (Medal with clasp); in the Bechuanaland Expedition in 1884-85 (Brevet of Major). For his services in the Burma Campaign of 1886-88 he received the Medal and clasp, and was created a Companion of the Distinguished Service Order [London Gazette, 3 August 1888]: "For services during the operations in Burma, Sir Bartle Compton Arthur Frere, Baronet, Captain and Brevet Major, The Rifle Brigade". The Decoration was awarded for services in command of the mounted infantry of his regiment, the 1st Rifle Brigade, in the operations against the Dacoits in Upper Burma, including the pursuit and capture of Boh-Toke-Ji, a noted Dacoit chief. He succeeded his father as 2nd Baronet in 1884, and retired from the Army 6 December 1893".

Source: DSO recipients (VC and DSO Book)
Back to top Go down
90th

avatar

Posts : 9347
Join date : 2009-04-07
Age : 61
Location : Melbourne, Australia

PostSubject: Major Sir Bartle Compton Arthur Frere    Wed Mar 27, 2013 1:13 am

In the Foryth Roll we have Lt B Frere 60th ( The King's Royal Rifle Corps ) only 3 others from this regt in the Forsyth Roll , those being Bvt - Major E.J.Fryer ( Also had the Indian Mutiny Medal ) , Capt G.S.Byng ( Also had Indian Mutiny Medal with Clasp Lucknow )
Capt R.B.Lane and of course our man Frere , all the above entitled to the Medal with 1879 Clasp . Not to confuse this Roll with the 3 /60th ( The King's Royal Rifle Corps ) .
90th. Very Happy
Back to top Go down
 
Major SIR BARTLE COMPTON ARTHUR FRERE
View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 1 of 1

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
WWW.1879ZULUWAR.COM  :: THE ONE'S THE HISTORY BOOKS FORGOT-
Jump to: