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Description of a Royal Marine

Description of Joseph Ashby of Little Wilbraham, Cambridge, from his attestation into the Royal Marines, Chatham Division, on 28 September 1837. In addition to the 2s 6d referred to in this document, Ashby also received a £3 bounty for taking service in the Marines.

Catalogue reference: ADM 157/30 p.15 (4 Oct 1837)

Description of a Royal Marine
 
 
 
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