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: Corporal John Davis Sat Sep 17, 2022 11:37 am
[You must be registered and logged in to see this image.] Swindon Advertiser and North Wilts Chronicle - Friday 31 March 1911
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Subject: Re: Corporal John Davis Sat Oct 29, 2022 9:03 am
Hi All, BMD records list his death in Swindon district 1911 age78 so born circa 1833. All the military i can find are all dischaeged by 1879, so he probably served in South Africa for one of the earlier African Campaigns. Rai Keynshamlighthorse
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Subject: Re: Corporal John Davis Sat Oct 29, 2022 11:20 am
Similar Topics be below lists a J Davis at a 80th regiment reunion: J Davis 614, maybe the same man.