Lieutenant John Chard:What's our strength? Lieutenant Gonville Bromhead Seven officers including surgeon commissaries and so on Adendorff now I suppose wounded and sick 36 fit for duty 97 and about 40 native levies Not much of an army for you.
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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

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PostSubject: Congrleton, H., Lord (Maj.-Gen. ret. pay)   Wed Dec 21, 2016 12:19 am

Congrleton, H., Lord (Maj.-Gen. ret. pay)—Crimean Campaign, 1855,—After tlie fall of Sevastopol.S. African War, 1879.—Zulu Campaign. Action of Inyezane (horse shot), occupation of Etshowe. Despatches, Lond. Gaz,, 5 Mar. arid 16 May 79. Medal
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PostSubject: Congrleton    Wed Dec 21, 2016 12:53 pm

Cant find anyone by that name in Mac & Shad ?
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PostSubject: Re: Congrleton, H., Lord (Maj.-Gen. ret. pay)   Wed Dec 21, 2016 1:16 pm


Try looking for Henry Parnell, 4th Baron Congleton (1839–1906) in 2nd/3rd Regiment.

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PostSubject: Congrleton ( Should be H.Parnell )    Wed Dec 21, 2016 1:31 pm

Thanks JY , certainly helps to find them if they are added with their correct names and or Titles Very Happy . This again from Mac & Shad .
Lt -Col H.Parnell , CB . 2 / 3rd Regt The Buffs , Commanded the Regt throughout the War , including the Battle of inyezane when his horse was shot under him , mentioned in Despatches ; the occupation of Eshowe , mentioned in dispatches as '' having rendered great service on all occasions by his tact and coolness ; and the advance to Port Durnford ( CB for Services )
On the 12th Jan three Co's under the command of Col Parnell , crossed the river ( Tugela ) and entrenched themselves on the rising ground on which Ft Tenedos was subsequently erected , on the 21st Jan other Co's of the Regt under Parnell , marched to , and destroyed the military Kraal at Gingindlovhu .
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PostSubject: Re: Congrleton, H., Lord (Maj.-Gen. ret. pay)   Thu Dec 22, 2016 5:15 am

Buried Brookwood Cemetery Hampshire
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