WWW.1879ZULUWAR.COM

Zulu Film. Chard: The army doesn’t like more than one disaster in a day.Bromhead: Looks bad in the newspapers and upsets civilians at their breakfast.
 
HomeHome  CalendarCalendar  GalleryGallery  PublicationsPublications  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  RegisterRegister  Log inLog in  
Latest topics
» 2nd Corpl W.COCKELL, A.S.Corps Medal
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. EmptyYesterday at 3:24 pm by 1879graves

» 2nd Lt David Dickson. Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders 
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. EmptyThu Aug 15, 2019 10:34 pm by John

» Royal Engineers at Isandhlwana
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. EmptyWed Aug 14, 2019 10:37 pm by rusteze

» Lieutenant Edward Fenwick Brackenbury, Royal Artillery
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. EmptyTue Aug 13, 2019 9:24 pm by John Young

» Photo of 6th Dragoons Mess Tent, Eshowe -- help identifying?
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. EmptyTue Aug 13, 2019 1:28 am by 90th

» The Natal Carbineers pass into History
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. EmptyMon Aug 12, 2019 3:58 pm by Frank Allewell

» Private James Chick
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. EmptySun Aug 11, 2019 2:25 pm by John Young

» Rorkes Drift Battle Relics
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. EmptySat Aug 10, 2019 4:17 pm by SRB1965

» Medals to the Natal Mounted Police
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. EmptyWed Aug 07, 2019 3:01 pm by Victorian Dad

» Zulu Statements
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. EmptySun Aug 04, 2019 12:54 pm by ADMIN

» Adding to the Library
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. EmptySat Aug 03, 2019 2:17 pm by rusteze

» Victorian Technology
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. EmptySat Aug 03, 2019 6:36 am by Richie

» Map wanted
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. EmptyThu Aug 01, 2019 12:32 pm by John Young

» 140th Celebrations
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. EmptyTue Jul 30, 2019 10:36 am by John Young

» Notes on England's Sons 8th Edition Pte Wyer/Hudd
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. EmptySun Jul 28, 2019 5:00 pm by Frank Allewell

Brev. Lt-Col. R.H. Buller, VC, Staff: 2/60th KRRC-Zungwini,Hlobane, Khambula, Ulundi
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. BullerBrev.[Mac and Shad] (Isandula Collection)
Anglo-Zulu war: Walking the battlefield of Kambula
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 
Rechercher Advanced Search
Top posters
90th
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_leftHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. BarHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_right 
Frank Allewell
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_leftHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. BarHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_right 
littlehand
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_leftHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. BarHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_right 
ADMIN
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_leftHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. BarHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_right 
1879graves
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_leftHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. BarHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_right 
rusteze
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_leftHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. BarHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_right 
Chelmsfordthescapegoat
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_leftHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. BarHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_right 
John
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_leftHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. BarHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_right 
Mr M. Cooper
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_leftHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. BarHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_right 
impi
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_leftHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. BarHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_right 
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
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_leftHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. BarHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_right 
SRB1965
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_leftHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. BarHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_right 
cattailrun
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_leftHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. BarHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_right 
Frank Allewell
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_leftHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. BarHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_right 
1879graves
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_leftHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. BarHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_right 
rusteze
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_leftHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. BarHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_right 
90th
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_leftHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. BarHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_right 
Blackdog67
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_leftHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. BarHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_right 
Dunmore
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_leftHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. BarHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_right 
Kenny
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_leftHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. BarHMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Bar_right 
Most active topics
Isandlwana, Last Stands
Durnford was he capable.1
Pte David Jenkins. 'Forgotten' Survivor of Rorke's Drift Returned to Official Records
Durnford was he capable. 4
Durnford was he capable.5
The ammunition question
Durnford was he capable.2
Durnford was he capable. 3
Pte David Jenkins. 'Forgotten' Survivor of Rorke's Drift Returned to Official Records
The missing five hours.

Share
 

 HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans.

Go down 
AuthorMessage
captslogg



Posts : 3
Join date : 2015-09-20

HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Empty
PostSubject: HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans.   HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. EmptyMon Sep 21, 2015 11:32 am

Andrew Aitken Evans

Naval Record details

Hms Tenedos 1 Oct 78 to 7 Feb 79
Hms Active  7 Feb 79 to 17 Mar 79
Hms Boadicea 18 Feb 79 to 9 May 79
Hms Tenedos 10 May 79 to 19 Dec 79

Andrew was my Great Grandfather. Could anybody be kind enough to let me know of what role he may have performed? whether he was part of the siege at Eshowe? whether he is on the Medal roll and for which medal? and finally why would he change ships at that time?
Thank you Richard Evans
Back to top Go down
John Young

John Young

Posts : 1905
Join date : 2013-09-08
Age : 63
Location : Lower Sheering, Essex

HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Empty
PostSubject: Re: HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans.   HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. EmptyMon Sep 21, 2015 12:08 pm

Richard,

Yes he is on the Medal Roll as an Able Seaman from HMS Tenedos.  He received the medal with the bar 1879.

The Tenedos went down to Simon's Town, near Cape Town, for repairs in early February, hence why he was assigned to the Active at that time.

The Boadicea subsequently joined the fray and replaced the Active.

By the last set of dates he returns to his own ship's company.

John Y.
Back to top Go down
captslogg



Posts : 3
Join date : 2015-09-20

HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Empty
PostSubject: Re: HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans.   HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. EmptyMon Sep 21, 2015 12:37 pm

Thanks John for your prompt reply.. Does this mean he was on shore while this was going on or still aboard? was just wondering whether he had part in the building of Fort Tenedos and the siege of Eshowe.. Richard
Back to top Go down
John Young

John Young

Posts : 1905
Join date : 2013-09-08
Age : 63
Location : Lower Sheering, Essex

HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Empty
PostSubject: Re: HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans.   HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. EmptyMon Sep 21, 2015 1:53 pm

Richard,

I would hazard a guess and say he was ashore and serving in the Landing Brigades. If he was not besieged at Eshowe, he might well have served in the Eshowe Relief Force.

John Y.
Back to top Go down
ADMIN

ADMIN

Posts : 3874
Join date : 2008-11-01
Age : 60
Location : KENT

HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Empty
PostSubject: Re: HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans.   HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. EmptyMon Sep 21, 2015 8:55 pm

http://www.1879zuluwar.com/t4139-staff-surgeon-h-f-norbury-and-surgeon-w-d-longfield

Folio 33: Andrew Evans, aged 20, Able Seaman; disease or hurt, Fever Enteric. Put on sick list, 3 March 1879. Discharged 29 March 1879 to hospital.

Possibly the same man!
Back to top Go down
http://www.1879zuluwar.com
captslogg



Posts : 3
Join date : 2015-09-20

HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Empty
PostSubject: Re: HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans.   HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. EmptyTue Sep 22, 2015 1:45 am

Wow thank you for your help. Does it mean that because he got the medal with the bar 1879, that he must have crossed the river into Zululand. And I am guessing that he was at the siege due to having over 3 weeks of Enteric Fever (also called Typhoid Fever)
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content




HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Empty
PostSubject: Re: HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans.   HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans. Empty

Back to top Go down
 
HMS Tenedos,Active and Boadecea. Andrew Aitkens Evans.
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
WWW.1879ZULUWAR.COM  :: NAVAL BRIGADE ANGLO ZULU WAR 1879-
Jump to: