Natal Witness 7th October 1879
On Saturday before A. Mesham four soldiers belonging to the 57th Reg. named Wm. Skiffington, Wm. Harper, Edwin Grilley and Jno. Welch were charged with creating disturbances in the streets on Friday afternoon. The men pleaded guilty and were each fined 5s.
SAGS medal roll for the 57th Regiment:-
50B/1162 Skevington W. 1879 clasp
Two Harper's in the 57th but neither have the initial of W.
50B/431 Gully E. 1879 clasp
Two J. Welch's in the 57th 50B/78 J. Welch 1879 clasp 50B/780 J.Welch 1879 clasp