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PostSubject: Invalided home   Invalided home EmptyWed Jan 17, 2018 6:04 pm

Just to whet your appetite, I found this tucked away in a Royal Marines muster book at Kew today. It contains two lists of invalids being brought home on the troopship HMS Jumna in 1879. I doubt it has been seen before. More to follow.
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PS Does anyone know anything about Chelmsford's cook?

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PostSubject: Re: Invalided home   Invalided home EmptyWed Jan 17, 2018 6:27 pm

Bonjour,
Chelmsford's cook during the first invasion was French. His name was Laparra and he was killed at Isandhlwana.
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PostSubject: Re: Invalided home   Invalided home EmptyWed Jan 17, 2018 6:36 pm

Steve,
To my knowledge his body has never been recognised but some papers belonged to him were found.
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PostSubject: Re: Invalided home   Invalided home EmptyWed Jan 17, 2018 7:21 pm

Thanks Fred. I have posted something on the Widows and Orphans thread.

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PostSubject: Invalided Home    Invalided home EmptyThu Jan 18, 2018 2:42 am

Steve , I'll bet Tom would like to see that ! Shocked Shocked
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PostSubject: Re: Invalided home   Invalided home EmptyThu Jan 18, 2018 10:39 am

Hi Gary

Already copied to Tom with some other stuff. But the point is these invalids are from all regiments - somebody in the War Office just popped the envelope in the RM Muster Book because the Battalion was also on Jumna - nothing to do with the RM really. What else might be mis-filed I wonder? Will post later.

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PostSubject: Re: Invalided home   Invalided home EmptyThu Jan 18, 2018 11:26 am

Steve,

I imagined it would have been The Admiralty, rather than The War Office.

Her Majesty’s Troopship Jumna was exactly as its designation infers, what you have chanced upon there - I would suggest - with the invalids is an additional passengers roll.

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PostSubject: Re: Invalided home   Invalided home EmptyThu Jan 18, 2018 11:33 am

You are right John. The envelope even says "Admiralty" - getting senile.

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PostSubject: Invalided Home    Invalided home EmptyThu Jan 18, 2018 12:05 pm

Very interesting Steve
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PostSubject: Re: Invalided home   Invalided home EmptyThu Jan 18, 2018 12:20 pm

90th,

What’s interesting Steve’s senility?

Steve,

I’m sure I’m already there myself...

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PostSubject: Invalided Home    Invalided home EmptyThu Jan 18, 2018 12:36 pm

Dont know why I wrote that , sorry what's happening ? , whatever you people have ...so do I !
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PostSubject: Re: Invalided home   Invalided home EmptyThu Jan 18, 2018 5:53 pm

Here are the two rolls contained in the envelope. Note the second is invalids being taken to the Royal Victoria Hospital Netley.
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PostSubject: Re: Invalided home   Invalided home EmptyThu Jan 18, 2018 6:59 pm

Great find Steve.

Well done.

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PostSubject: Re: Invalided home   Invalided home EmptyThu Jan 18, 2018 7:47 pm

Interesting to see Lt. Carey and his escort listed as invalids.

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PostSubject: Re: Invalided home   Invalided home EmptyThu Jan 18, 2018 8:08 pm

The same goes for Pearson does it not?

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PostSubject: Re: Invalided home   Invalided home EmptyThu Jan 18, 2018 8:17 pm

Steve,

No I think The Bulldog of Eshowe might have had issues from the siege.

In time he would become Governor of Netley.

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PostSubject: Invalided Home    Invalided home EmptyThu Jan 18, 2018 11:05 pm

Thanks Steve , some information that'd certainly not have come to light in the near future , if anyone has one of these men's Campaign Medals at least they now have some information regarding '' their '' man or men . Salute
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