TAYLOR – Joseph 2nd Dragoon Guards

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2nd Dragoons – Royal Scots Greys – A mounted soldier, his field cap, collar badge, shoulder strap, bearskin headdress badge (back) and field cap badge…

NameTAYLOR – Joseph
Regiment (s)2nd Dragoon Guards
Regiment Number (s) 326
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
22nd September 1829 / 19 years / Bolton Lancashire England
Weaver
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
6 Ft 1¼ in
Fresh / Grey / Light / None
Overseas Service/DurationNone
Length of Service24 years 55 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 14th November 1853 / Royal Barracks Dublin Ireland
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Rochdale Lancashire England
Pension Districts1853 1st Manchester
1858-1878 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
1873 Increased to 1/3d per diem for 12½ years service for Enrolled Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
5th March 1858 Plymouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
LORD RAGLAN 1st June 1858
Date/Place of Birthc1810 Castleton Rochdale Lancashire England
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeNot yet known
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial11th November 1878 Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information