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BRITISH INFANTRY REGIMENTS - GRAVES IN THE CRIMEA & SCUTARI 

55th Foot

"Sacred to the memory of OWEN CALLAGHAN 55th Regt who died April 28th 1856 Aged 38 years."

"Sacred to the memory of GEORGE EVERETT, Color Serjt. of H.B.M. 55th Regt. Died 12th June 1855 Aged 27 years."

"Sacred to the memory of Cr. Serjt. JAMES FURPHY 55th Regt. who died of a wound recd. on the 8th Septr. 1855. Erected by his brother N.C. Officers as a token of their esteem."

"Sacred to the memory of Corpl GEORGE KEMP 55th Regt Killed on duty in the Trenches 12th July 1855 Aged 32 years. This board is put up as a mark of respect by his brother John Kemp."

"Sacred to the memory of Sergt. ROBT. McCOY 55th Regiment who fell at the Assault on the Quarries on the evening of the 7th June 1855. Erected by his affectionate brother John McCoy Colr Sert 40th Regiment."

"Sacred to the memory of Serjt. MARTIN MEARA of the 55th Regt who fell on the night of the 7th June 1855 at the storming of the Redan Aged 28 years."


57th Foot

"Sacred to the memory of Drum Major JAMES BOYLE 57th Regt. who died on the 4th June 1855 Aged 28 years. This stone has been erected by his brother Non-commissioned Officers as a mark of their esteem."

"Sacred to the memory of Private JAMES LEWIS Lt. Co. 57th Regiment who was killed in the Trenches on the 24th day of May 1855 Aged 22 years."

"Sacred to the memory of Color Serjt JOHN MULLOY 57th Regt who died on the 29th of wounds received on the 18th June 1855 aged 38 years. This stone has been erected by his brother Non-commissioned Officers as a mark of their esteem."

"Sacred to the memory of Pte EDWARD NEIL 57th Regt who died on the 8th of a wound received on the 5th Novr 1854 Aged 27 years."

"Sacred to the memory of JOHN SHEEHAN Private in H.Ms 57th Regt Killed in the Trenches before Sebastopol Aged 18 years. This memorial is erected by his faithful comrade, Frederick Clark, of H.Ms 14th Regt who with his loving brother Edward Sheehan of H.M. 57th Regt deeply deplore his loss."

"Sacred to the memory of Serjt W. WALDIE 57th Regt Died of wounds received in the Trenches 20th Augt 1855 Aged 37 yrs. 9 monhs."


62nd Foot

"Here lies in hope of a glorious resurrection the mortal remains of Serjt. JOHN CONNORS of H.M. 62nd Regiment who fell a victim to fever whilst serving in the campaign with his regiment before Sebastopol on the 5th of April 1855 aged 28 years. Erected by his brother Michael Connors 62nd Band as a humble but sincere token of affection & deep regret."

"Sacred to the memory of MORRIS DUNFORD H.M. 62 Regt. who fell a victim to fever on the 6th April 1855 while serving in the campaign with his regiment before Sebastopol aged 24 years 9 months. Erected by his brother Sergt. Dunford as a humble and sincere token of respect and deep regret."

"Sacred to the memory of DANIEL MAHONY, of the 62nd Band, who fell a victim to fever on the 19th March 1856, aged 30 years. This stone is erected by his comrades of the Band as a token of respect."


63rd Foot

"Sacred to the memory of Pte MARTIN DOWD 63rd Regt Died 30th Sepr 1855."

"In memory of Pte JAMES GAFFNEY 63rd Regiment Died November 28th 1855."


68th Light Infantry

"Sacred to the memory of Private LAWRENCE BANKS of the 68th Lt Infantry who departed this life on the 10th of May 1856 Aged 40 years. Erected by his comrades."

"Sacred to the memory of Serjt. GEORGE COLES of the 68th Lt Infantry who departed this life on the 13th of March 1856 Aged 30 years & 5 months. This stone was erected as a mark of respect by his brother Non Commissnd Officers."

"Sacred to the memory of WM CRITCHLEY of the 68th L.I. who departed this life on the 9th Jany 1855 Aged 21 years."

"Sacred to the memory of Private GEO. EVERED 68th Lt. Infantry. who died 11th April 1856 Aged 31 years."

"Sacred to the memory of THOS. GIBBS of 68th Lt Infy who died on the 19th June 1855 Aged 22 years. This stone was erected by his affectionate brother."

"Sacred to the memory of Serjt. WILLIAM KILPACK of the 68th Lt Infantry who departed this life on the 17th of May 1855 Aged 36 years & 5 months. This stone was erected as a mark of respect by his brother Non Comd Officers."

"Sacred to the memory of Hospl Serjt MARTIN WARD of the 68th Lt Infantry who departed this life on the 16th of Octr 1855 Aged 30 years. This stone was erected as a mark of respect by his brother Non-Commd Officers."


72nd Highlanders

"Beneath this humble tablet lie the remains of JAMES BRODIE Band 72nd Highlanders who died June 19th 1855 Aged 19 years. This small tribute of respect erected by his comrade Corpl Jms Stewart 72nd Highlanders."

"DAVID PATRICK 72nd Highlanders 31st Oct. 1855."
(grave near Kamara Church).


77th Foot

"Sacred to the memory of the Sergeants of the 77th Regt who lost their lives in the Crimean Campaign 1854 & 1855.
Color Sergt. J. FITZHARRIS. T. MAHER. A. DOWDLE. Staff Sergt. R. DORMER.
Sergeants M. CASTLAUX - D. CASEY - T. DUNNE - R. BARNARD - W. MANN - J. LAUGHLIN - D. ROBERTS - T. RAHILLY -
J. TAYLOR - W. TOPPS - T. RICHES - J. HALLENAN - C. WILLIS.
This stone is erected by their surviving comrades as a token of esteem & regard."

"Sacred to the memory of Privte. JOHN CARTY 77th Regt who died from wounds received at the Redan on the 9th Sepr 1855 Aged 24 years."

"Sacred to the memory of Serjt. DANIEL CASEY 77th Regt who was killed before Sebastopol 28th July 1855."

"Sacred to the memory of Colr. Sergt. A. DOWDLE 77th Regt. who died in Camp before Sebastopol 5th May 1855. Erected by his uncle W. Wilson 77th Regt."

"In memory of Color Sergeant THOMAS MAHER 77th Regiment who died on the 9th Sepr from wounds received at the attack on the Redan aged 32 years."

"To the memory of Pte. A. MORRISSY Light Compy. 77 Regt. Died 13th Jany. 1855. Aged 27 years."


79th Cameron Highlanders

"DES DESMOND 79th 26th Febry 1855."
(grave near Kamara Church).

"JOHN HOLMES 79th 4th Jany 1856."
(grave near Kamara Church).

"To the memory of Sergt. ALEX McKAY 79th Highlanders Died 20th Sept. 1855."

"G. McINTOSH 79th Highlanders 1855."
(grave near Kamara Church).

"A. McLEAN 79th Highlanders Died 2nd April 1856."
(grave near Kamara Church).

"G. ROBERTSON 79th Highlanders 28th Decr 1855."
(grave near Kamara Church).

"RT WEIR 79th Highlrs. 1854."
(grave near Kamara Church).


82nd Foot

"82nd P.W.V. THOMAS BAYLISS Light Company died 30th March 1856."
(grave at Balaklava).

"P.W.V. 82nd. DANIEL COUGHLAN Light Company died 24th Octr. 1855."
(grave at Balaklava).

"Sacred to the memory of Pte JAMES DEACON No.4 Company died 26th Octr. 1855."
(grave at Balaklava).

"Sacred to the memory of Private WILLIAM FILBY H.M. 82nd Regiment who died on Balaklava Heights on the 5th of November 1955 aged 36 years. This tablet is erected by his Captain, the Non Commissioned Officers and Men of the Grenadier Company as a small tribute of their esteem and respect."

"Sacred to the memory of Private MICHL FLANAGAN who died at Balaklava 5th Decr 1855."
(grave at Balaklava).

"Sacred to the memory of Pte GEORGE NORMAN 82nd Regt. who died at Balaklava 1st Decr 1855."
(grave at Balaklava).

"82nd Regt. Prince of Wales Volunteers. Sacred to the memory of Private JAMES PEARSON who died on the 16th December 1855."
(grave at Balaklava).

"Sacred to the memory of Pte THOMAS RODDLE 82nd Regt. who died at Balaklava 28th Jan. 1856"
(grave at Balaklava).

"82nd Regt. P.W.V. Pte JOHN SAMSON Light Company died 15th Septr. 1855."
(grave at Balaklava).

"82nd Regt. P.W.V. In memory of Pte MICHAEL SCOTT No.4 Company died 9th Septr. 1855."
(grave at Balaklava).

"Sacred to the memory of Lce Corpl JOSEPH SMITH 82nd Regt. who died at Balaklava 21st Octr. 1855."
(grave at Balaklava).

"82nd Regt. P.W.V. In memory of Pte WILLIAM SMITH No.4 Company died 16th Novr. 1855."
(grave at Balaklava).

"82nd Regt. P.W.V. In memory of Pte WILLIAM STREET No.4 Company died 12th Jany. 1856."
(grave at Balaklava).

"82nd Regt. P.W.V. In memory of Pte JOHN TURNER No.5 Company died 25th Septr. 1855."
(grave at Balaklava).


88th Foot (The Connaught Rangers)

"Sacred to the memory of a Soldier of the 88th Connaught Rangers who having served through the whole of the Crimean Campaign was killed by accident on board The Belleisle on the 9th of June 1856, the day of his embarkation for England."
(identified as Private Patrick Callaghan).

"Sacred to the memory of Serjt. Majr. PATK. COONEY 88th Connaught Rangers who died of wounds received on the 8th September 1855 whilst assaulting the Redan Aged 26 years."

"88 Connaught Rangers. Sacred to the memory of Serjeant J. SAVAGE who died of his wounds received at the assault on the Quarries on the 7th June 1855."


90th Foot (Light Infantry)

"Sacred to the memory of Bugler W. FORD of Her Majesty's 90th L.I. who died June 20th 1855 Aged 28 years. This stone is erected by Band and Bugles as a token of their esteem and affection."


92nd Highlanders

"JMS DUNSMORE 92nd Highlanders Died 11th March 1856."
(grave near Kamara Church).

"ALEX HUNTER 92 Highlanders 7th Decr. 1855."
(grave near Kamara Church).

"JMS McDONLD 92 Highlanders Dd 15th Sept. 1855."
(grave near Kamara Church).

"DAID MGAHALE 92 Highlanders Died 19th Der. 1855."
(grave near Kamara Church).

"P. PAXTON 92 Highrs. 3 Jany 1856."
(grave near Kamara Church).

"ALEX REID 92nd Highlanders Died 6th Dec. 1855."
(grave near Kamara Church).

"AR. RONALD 92 Highrs 9th April 1856."
(grave near Kamara Church).

"J. THOMSON 92 Highlanders Died 16th Decr. 1855."
(grave near Kamara Church).


93rd Highlanders

"To the memory of GEORGE KING Band 93rd Highlanders Died 12th December 1855. A Soldiers grave less often sought than found. Erected by a friend."
(grave at Kamara).

"To the memory of Serjeant Major ANDREW RENNIE 93rd Highlanders Died 1st July 1855."


95th Foot

"To the memory of Drumr SAML. LAYLAND H.M. 95th Regiment who died on the 25th March 1856. This tablet is erected by the Drum Major & Drummers of the Regt as a token of their respect."


97th Foot

"Sacred to the memory of Pvts S. FRY. S. HALL. J. KIERNAN. & M. KINLON No.5 Compy. 97th Regt. who fell before Sebastopol 1855. Erected by J. Gribbin. Corpl. 97th Rt."

"Sacred to the memory of Pt. JOHN HEARN 97 Regiment died 22 March 1855."

"Sacred to the memory of the late A.W. SMITH, Musician 97th Reg. who was mortally wounded at the assault on the Redan, 8 Sept 1855. Also to Drs. P. HUGHES & D. DAWSON who fell on the 8th Sept. & also B. CAREY who died 23rd April."

"Sacred to the memory of Prit. Ml. TOOLE. 97th Regiment who died June 10th 1856."


Rifle Brigade (1st Battalion)

"Sacred to the memory of Colr Serjt G. GARNER 1st B.R.B. Killed at the Battle of Inkermann Nover 5th 1854."

"Sacred to the memory of THOS. HOLYLAND 1st Battalion Rifle Brigade Killed 8th September 1855."

"Sacred to the memory of Serjt. C. PESKETT 1st Bn Rifle Brigade who was killed at the explosion in the French Lines November 13th 1855."

"Sacred to the memory of JOHN SCHRODER Band 1st Battn Rifle Bde Killed at the Battle of Inkerman November 5th 1854 Aged 25 years."

"Sacred to the memory of Serjt. W. SILLS 1st B.R.B. Killed at the Battle of Inkerman 5th Nov. 1854."

"Sacred to the memory of P. GEORGE WEEKS 1st B.R.B. who was killed on the 8th of September 1855 Aged 23 years erected by his comrades."
 
 

Rifle Brigade (2nd Battalion)

"Sacred to the memory of the Serjeants of the 2nd Battalion Rifle Brigade, who died in the service of their Queen and Country
during the Campaign in the Crimea, 1854-55, Erected by their comrade Serjeants as a mark of respect.

KILLED

W. BROAD 19 May, 55
H. MURCH 18 June, 55
R. BRIDGLAND 18 June, 55
E. BOUGHTON 30 August, 55
W. BLACKSTOCK 14 September, 55
W. SIMPSON 20 September, 54
J. SWALLOW 20 September, 54

KILLED

C. HART 4 June, 55
R. BEECH 2 July, 55
W. DAWSON 8 September, 55
W. EVERITT 8 September, 55
J. CONNOR 8 September, 55
T. FARRELL 8 September, 55
W. THOROGATE 21 September, 55

DIED

H. STEER 9 October, 54
A. SLADE 14 October, 54
J. MILLS 4 April, 55
H. PLUMRIDGE 16 September, 54
C. LOWE 20 December, 54
T. WILKINSON 28 June, 55
W. SWARBRICK 10 August, 55."

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"Sacred to the memory of Serjeant RICHARD BEECH, 2nd Battn Rifle Brigade, died July 2nd of wounds received 18th June 1855, aged 24 years, this tablet is placed as a mark of respect by a comrade & friend."

"Sacred to the memory of Serjt. W. BROAD 2d Battn Rifle Brigade who was killed on the 4th of June AD 1855. Erected by his comrade Sergeants."

"Sacred to the memory of Serjt. E. BOUGHTON 2d Battn Rifle Brigade who was killed on the 30th of August AD 1855. Erected by his comrade Serjeants."

"Sacred to the memory of Serjt. G. HART 2d Battn Rifle Brigade who was killed on the 12th of May AD 1855. Erected by his comrade Sergeants."

Memorial in St. Lawrence's Church, Lechlade-on-Thames, Gloucestershire -
"To the memory of Charles Edward Harry Lockwood late of this parish and of the 1st Batt Rifle Brigade who after gallantly serving at the Battles of the Alma, Balaklava and siege of Sebastopol died at the hospital at Scutari 25 Jan. 1855 aged 21 years."

"Sacred to the memory of Serjt. J. MILLS 2d Battn Rifle Brigade who was killed on the 4th of April AD 1855. Erected by his comrade Sergeants."

"Sacred to the memory of Bugler W.H. MURRAY 2nd Battn Rifle Brigade who died on the 27th Decr. 55 of wounds received at the assault on the 'Redan' on the 8th Septr 55 Aged 21 years. This stone is erected by his comrades as a mark of respect."

"Sacred to the memory of Sergt. A. SLADE 2nd Battn Rifle Brigade who died on the 14th of October AD 1854 Erected by his comrade Sergeants."

"Sacred to the memory of Sergt. H. STEER 2nd Battn Rifle Brigade who died on the 9th of October AD 1854 Erected by his comrade Sergeants."

"Sacred to the memory of Color Ser. J.S. WARBRICK. 2nd Batt. Rifle Brigde who died on the 10th August 1855. Aged 31 years. Erected by a friend & comrade."

"Sacred to the memory of Cr Serjt. T. WILKINSON 2d Battn Rifle Brigade who died on the 28th June AD 1855 Erected by his comrade Serjeants."