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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Subject: Re: Boy First Class George Gill HMS Tenedos Tue Sep 06, 2022 4:32 pm
George Gill was a Boy 1st Class belonging to HMS Tenedos. During the Zulu War he remained aboard ship. He is confirmed on the medal roll as entitled to the South Africa Medal without clasp.
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Subject: Re: Boy First Class George Gill HMS Tenedos Wed Nov 02, 2022 11:31 am
Hi All George Gill 1881 census HMS Monarch born 1860 Plymouth Devon aged 21, Probate died 15 Aug 1942, at the old School House Stanton Harcourt Oxfordshire, address 45 Fernlea Road Harwich, to Son Ernest. Rai Keynshamlighthorse.