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80th (Staffordshire Volunteers) Regiment - 1878-1879 4 years 11 months ago #53829

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St. Michael's Chapel, Lichfield Cathedral, Staffordshire. Not great photos, too many blurred images, but I was able to transcribe the names.



Erected by the Officers, Non-Commissioned Officers and Men
30th (Staffordshire Volunteers) Regiment who served in South Africa.
To the Memory of their Comrades who fell during the Sekukuni & Zulu Campaigns 1878-1879.





Killed at Ntombe, River Drift

Captain David B.Moriarty
Civil Surgeon Cobbin
Colour Sergeant Henry Fredericks
Lance Sergeant George Sansam
Corporal Ernest Johnson
Corporal John McCoy
Drummer John Leather
Private Jonah Adey

Private John Anthony
Private Arthur Banks
Private John Banner
Private George Broughton
Private James Brown
Private Henry Brownson
Private John Chadwick
Private James Christie
Private Alfred Day






Private John Dodd
Private John H.Dutton
Private William Farrell
Private William Findley
Private William Flyfield
Private William Fox
Private John Furniaux
Private Edwin Gittings
Private Joseph Green

Private George Hadley
Private Julian Hart
Private George Haynes
Private Eli Hawkes
Private Thomas Healey
Private Henry Hill
Private Thomas Hodges
Private John Hughes
Private John Ingham






Private Henry Jacobs
Private John Lafferty
Private Ralph Leese
Private Henry Lodge
Private Bernard H.Sherry
Private Henry Meadows
Private Arthur Middow
Private George Mitchell
Private Robert Moore
Private William Moran

Private Henry Night
Private William Phipps
Private Charles Pritchard
Private Arthur Purnell
Private Frederick Ralphs
Private John Robinson
Private Henry Ruffle
Private Michael Sherridan
Private Joseph Silcock
Private Henry Smith






Private Joseph Tibbott
Private George Tucker
Private Thomas Tucker
Private Richard Tomlinson
Private James Vernon
Private Joseph Weaver
Private Herbert Woodward


Killed at Isandhlwana

Sergeant William Johnson

Private John Chesterton
Private Edwin Holman
Private Henry Thompson
Private William McDonald
Private William Seymour
Private Joseph Whitehouse


Killed at the Battle of Ulunin

Sergeant Henry Watts
Private Joseph Floyd






Sergeant Charles Tatum
Lance Sergeant Myles Duggan
Lance Corporal Ewen Graham
Private William Bond
Private Fredk. Buttler
Private John Corry
Private Thomas Cook
Private William Dyball
Private Alex. Manson

Private John Morton
Private John Moss
Private Thomas Morris
Private Richard Owen
Private Arthur Simpson
Private John Smith
Private Joseph Smith
Private Henry Upton








I couldn't get the flash to work for this photo because there was too much light in the frame.



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80th (Staffordshire Volunteers) Regiment - 1878-1879 4 years 11 months ago #53830

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What a fantastic set of images and information to celebrate your 1,000th post, Berenice!
Dr David Biggins

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Thank for showing a really remarkable Zulu War memorial. Also for transcribing the names. The Ntombi River disaster was another salutary lesson for the British, who were altogether too casual in their approach to the Zulus in the early days of the war
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Brett

PS Congratulations on your 1000th post. I look forward to many more.

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