WWW.1879ZULUWAR.COM

THE 140TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ANGLO-ZULU WAR’S BATTLE OF ISANDLWANA
 
HomeHome  CalendarCalendar  GalleryGallery  PublicationsPublications  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  RegisterRegister  Log inLog in  
Latest topics
Captain David Moriarity, 80th, KIA Ntombe
This photograph taken when he was in the 7th Regiment prior to his transfer to the 80th. [Mac & Shad] (Isandula Collection)
The Battle of Isandlwana: One of The Worst Defeats of The British Empire - Military History
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search
Top posters
90th
 
Frank Allewell
 
littlehand
 
ADMIN
 
rusteze
 
1879graves
 
Chelmsfordthescapegoat
 
John
 
Mr M. Cooper
 
impi
 
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
John Young
 
Frank Allewell
 
1879graves
 
Julian Whybra
 
rusteze
 
90th
 
barry
 
ymob
 
SRB1965
 
Victor
 
Most active topics
Isandlwana, Last Stands
Pte David Jenkins. 'Forgotten' Survivor of Rorke's Drift Returned to Official Records
Durnford was he capable.1
Durnford was he capable.5
Durnford was he capable. 4
The ammunition question
Durnford was he capable. 3
Durnford was he capable.2
Pte David Jenkins. 'Forgotten' Survivor of Rorke's Drift Returned to Official Records
The missing five hours.

Share | 
 

 Major General Dalrymple

Go down 
AuthorMessage
littlehand

littlehand

Posts : 7063
Join date : 2009-04-24
Age : 50
Location : Down South.

PostSubject: Major General Dalrymple    Sun Feb 22, 2015 12:08 pm

"Dalrymple, Maj .-Gen. Wm. Liston, C.B. (1893), s. of Archibald Dalrymple, of Norwich ; b. 1845 ; to. 1892, Kathleen Maud,dau. of col. Augustus LeMessurier, r.e.,C.i.e.; served in Ashanti war 1873-4; latter part of Kafir war 1878 ; Zulu war 1879, at Ulundi ; commd. dist. in India 1894-8, maj.-gen. 1895, ret. p. 1903 : In- verarm, Camberley ; Naval and Military club."
Back to top Go down
90th

90th

Posts : 9903
Join date : 2009-04-07
Age : 62
Location : Melbourne, Australia

PostSubject: Maj - Gen Dalrymple    Wed Feb 25, 2015 3:09 am

Bvt Lt - Col , W.L. Dalrymple held an appointment on C'ford's personal Staff , was Brigade - Major to Glyn's Column , present at Ulundi ( Mentioned In Dispatches , Bvt of Lt - Col ) . From M & S .
90th
Back to top Go down
Ray63

Ray63

Posts : 703
Join date : 2012-05-05

PostSubject: Re: Major General Dalrymple    Thu Sep 13, 2018 11:16 pm

Colonel W. L. Dalrymple served in the Ashanti war in 1874, as Special Commissioner to the Wassaws and Denkeras, on the left flank of the Main line of Advance, and subsequently on the Transport Service (mentioned in despatches, Brevet of Major, Medal with Clasp). Served in the latter part of the Kafir war of 1878. Also served in the Zulu war of 1879, first as Staff Officer to Colonel Glyn's Column, and afterwards as Brigade Major to the 1st Brigade, 2nd Division; was present in the engagement at Ulundi (mentioned in despatches, Brevet of Lt-Colonel, Medal with Clasp).

Source: Digital.nls
Back to top Go down
90th

90th

Posts : 9903
Join date : 2009-04-07
Age : 62
Location : Melbourne, Australia

PostSubject: Maj Gen Dalrymple    Fri Sep 14, 2018 3:27 pm

Dalrymple was a Bvt Lt Col from the 88th Regt before being seconded to LC's personal staff .
90th
Back to top Go down
1879graves

1879graves

Posts : 2784
Join date : 2009-03-03
Location : Devon

PostSubject: Re: Major General Dalrymple    Fri Sep 14, 2018 7:52 pm

[You must be registered and logged in to see this image.]
William Liston Dalrymple (1845-1938), Major-General

 Date of Birth - 29th June 1845
 First Appointment - Ensign - 44th Foot - 17th July 1863
Ensign - 88th Foot - 20th September 1864
Lieutenant - 88th Foot - 9th July 1868
Captain - 88th Foot - 28th October 1871
Brevet Major - 1st April 1874
Major - 88th Foot - 18th December 1880
Brevet Lieutenant-Colonel - 29th November 1879
Lieutenant-Colonel - Connaught Rangers - 1st July 1881
Colonel - Army - 18th February 1884
Special Service, Ashanti Expedition - 9th December 1873 to 27th March 1874
Brigade Major, Bermuda - 24th May 1875 to 20th March 1876
D. A. A. & Q. M. G., Northern District - 21st March 1876 to 31st January 1878
A. A. & Q. M. G. (temp), Cape of Good Hope - 24th June 1878 to 7th December 1878
Military Secretary to Viceroy, India - 21st January 1880 to 8th June 1880
A. Q. M. G., Bengal - from 23rd March 1881
He passed the Staff College in 1873
 Ashanti War - 1873-4 - As Special Commissioner to Wassaws and Denkeras, and in Transport Service. Despatches, London Gazette, 3rd and 7th March 1874. Medal with Clasp; and Brevet of Major.
 South African War - 1879 - Zulu Campaign - Staff Officer, No. 3 Column, 27th January 1879 to 29th May 1879, as Brigade Major, 2nd Division, 30th May 1879 to 31st July 1879. Battle of Ulundi. Despatch, London Gazette, 21st August 1879. Medal with Clasp; Brevet of Lieutenant-Colonel.
Source ‘1884 Army List’ (p 15, 35, 71, 160, 866 & 1251)
Back to top Go down
http://zuluwar1879.tribalpages.com
1879graves

1879graves

Posts : 2784
Join date : 2009-03-03
Location : Devon

PostSubject: Re: Major General Dalrymple    Fri Sep 14, 2018 8:12 pm

[You must be registered and logged in to see this image.]
Chelmsford Chronicle 30 December 1938
Back to top Go down
http://zuluwar1879.tribalpages.com
ADMIN

ADMIN

Posts : 3788
Join date : 2008-11-01
Age : 59
Location : KENT

PostSubject: Re: Major General Dalrymple    Mon Sep 17, 2018 11:11 pm

"
ConnectionsReferencesAlbum

William Liston DALRYMPLE Edit Profile

Brig-General

William Liston DALRYMPLE, British Brig.-General. Medal with clasp; medal with clasp.

Background

DALRYMPLE, William Liston was born on June 29, 1845 in Norwich. 2nd son of late Archibald Dalrymple and Anne, daughter of late Robert Liston, R.S.

Education

Studied at High School, Edinburgh. Wimbledon School; Sandhurst College.

Career

Joined 44th Regiment 1863. 8Sth Connaught Rangers, 1864. Passed Staff College, 1873.

Special service Ashantee, 1874. Brigade-Major, Bennuda, 1875. D.A.A. and Quartermaster-General Northern District 1876-1877.

Assistant-Adjutant-General Colonial Forces, South Africa, 1878. Brigade-Major, 2nd Division, South African Field Force, 1879. Military Secretary to Viceroy of India, 1880.

Assistant-Quartermaster-General India, 1881-1884. Deputy-Adjutant-General Ireland, 1888-1890. D.Q.M.G. India, 1891-1893j Brigade-General India, 1893-1898.

Despatches, 3rd and 7th March 1874. Medal with clasp; Brevet of Major. Despatches, 21st August 1879.

Medal with clasp.

Brevet of Lieutenant-Colonel Recrreations: rowing, motoring, golf, bicycling. Retired.

Membership

Club : Naval and Military.

Connectionsfather:Archibald Dalrymple

mother:Anne"
Back to top Go down
http://www.1879zuluwar.com
John Young

John Young

Posts : 1821
Join date : 2013-09-08
Age : 62
Location : Lower Sheering, Essex

PostSubject: Re: Major General Dalrymple    Tue Sep 18, 2018 10:04 am

[You must be registered and logged in to see this image.]
Capt. W. L. Dalrymple, 88th Regiment, whilst at Staff College, 1872.
(John Young Collection.)

JY
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content




PostSubject: Re: Major General Dalrymple    

Back to top Go down
 
Major General Dalrymple
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: