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|Subject: Lt. T. Dowding Royal Marine Light Infantry (HMS Active), Thu May 20, 2010 11:58 pm|| |
Lt. T. Dowding Royal Marine Light Infantry (HMS Active), present at Nyezane & the Siege of Eshowe (Alverstoke)[You must be registered and logged in to see this image.]
Photo By Tim Needham."Captain. Dowding, T.W. Commanded the Royal Marines at the action of Nyezane; formed part of the garrison of Eshowe; afterwards joined Crealock’s Div. and advanced to Port Durnford (mentioned in despatches.) admiralty, November 18th, 1879. - Royal Marine Forces. - The Lords Commissioners o f the Admiralty have been pleased to promote Lieutenant T.W. Dowding, Royal Marine Light Infantry, to the rank of Cap tain, under the provisions of Section 6 o f Her Majesty’s Order in Council of January 15th, 1878, in special recognition of the services performed by him during the recent campaign in South Africa."
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|Subject: Re: Lt. T. Dowding Royal Marine Light Infantry (HMS Active), Mon Mar 07, 2011 10:51 pm|| |
St. Mark’s Churchyard, Gosport. (Memorial Inscription)Grave 41.!I.L.M. of General Townley Ward DOWDING Royal Marines born April Ilth 1847 died September 4th 1927.
Also Florence Mary DOWDING born April 16th 1865 died March 28th 1930."[You must be registered and logged in to see this image.]