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 Gratuities to Families of NCOs Killed India 1881 - Transcription

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DescriptionGratuities awarded to widows or children by the War Office Art 1092 of the Royal Warrant of the 25th June 1881. Held by the British Library, old reference IOR/L/MIL/7/5615 & 5620.
Date transcribed2023-11-02
Transcribed bySandra Seager
CommentA large volume recording the correspondence relating to individual cases. There was only one full page of names of deceased soldiers, which is transcribed here.

View all other items of "Surname" with value "Morecroft" in "Gratuities to Families of NCOs Killed India 1881 - Transcription" Surname  Morecroft    
First Names  E    
Rank  Corpl    
Regiment  66 Foot    
Where killed/died  Maiwand    
Year killed/died  1880    
Date killed/died  27Jul    
Gratuity granted and paid to  Widow    
IOR Source  L/MIL/7/5615    
Image ref  GratsWidsFamIndia1881_121135.jpg    
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List of Non Commissioned Offices & Men killed in action or who died of wounds received in action in India whose widows or children have been awarded Gratuities by the War Office.
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