war memorial at dusk, photographed by Michelle Cooper

Service Record Notes


(may be associated with Alfred Cawte)
John Logsdail
Born Herts.
Royal Artillery.
Died at Gibraltar 9th July 1894.
Stationed at Dover.

John Logsdail.
Age 18.
Born abt. 1872.
Parish. Stanstead, Herts.
Regt. Royal Artillery.
Regt. No. 78407.
Short Service.
Name. John Logsdail - Royal Artillery - Joined at Great Yarmouth, 15th March 1890.
Age - 18 years - 9 months.
Occupation - Malt Maker.
Statement of Services.
Royal Artillery. Attested Gunner. 11th March 90.
Posted Gunner 16th June 90.
Became East Div. 17 Coy. Reorganization. Gunner 19th August 91.
South East Div. Transferred Gunner 15th August 92.
Extended his service at Dover to complete 12 years with the Colours 16th May 93.
Posted Gunner 28th February 94. (Eastern Div)
Posted Gunner 15th March 94.
Died at Gibraltar enteric fever 9th July 94.
Military History Sheet.
Home 11th March 90 to 14th March 94.
Gibraltar 15th March 94 to 9th July 94.
(next of kin illegible)
He was in possession of a G.C. Badge.


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