"Colonel R. W. C. Winsloe served with the 21st Fusiliers in the Crimea from the 6th August 1855, including the siege and fall of Sebastopol, and expedition to Kinbourn (Medal with Clasp, and Turkish Medal). Served with the 2ist Fusiliers in the Zulu war of 1879, and was present in the engagement at Ulundi—severely wounded (Brevet of Lt.Colonel, Medal with Clasp). Also served in the Boor war of 188I, and took part in the defence of Potchefstroom —wounded (mentioned in despatches. Aide de Camp to the Queen). Served with the Burmese Expedition in 1886-87 in command of the 2nd Battalion Royal Scots Fusiliers (Medal with Clasp)"