TAYLOR – John 12th and 9th Lancers and 21st Hussars

Return to Corona EPF List

Click on images to view (if available) a larger image. Use your browser’s Back button to return to site.

12th Suffolk Regiment Cap Badge

9th Lancers

21st Hussars

Indian Mutiny Medal

Sutlej Medal

Punjab Medal no clasp

NameTAYLOR – John
Regiment (s)12th and 9th Lancers and 21st Hussars
Regiment Number (s) 177 (21st Hussars)
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
14th July 1845 / 14 years 4 months / Leicester Leicestershire England
Description – Height
5 Ft 9¼ in
Fresh / Grey / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationIndia – 20 years (noted in medical report)
Length of Service24 years 207 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeSergeant / 24th April 1864 / Netley Hampshire England
Campaign MedalsIndian Mutiny Medal with clasps for Sutlej and Punjab
Intended Residence at
Ashby De La Zouch Leicester Leicestershire England
Pension Districts1864 Derby
Pension Paid1/4½d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
16th October 1866 Portsmouth Hampshire England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
CORONA 22nd December 1866
Date/Place of Birth14th March 1821 Ashby de la Zouch Loughborough Leicestershire England
Date/Place of Baptism6th August 1821 All Saints Loughborough Leicestershire England
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
UNKNOWN Frances (tentative)
Not yet known
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Not married
Date/Place of MarriageNot applicable
Children by 1st WifeNot applicable
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not applicable
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not applicable
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Not yet known if remained, died or transferred
Date/Place of Death/BurialNot yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not applicable
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationA further regiment is cited as “3rd B.E Cavalry” – more information required
More research is required on most aspects of John Taylor’s life