Major Clement Walker-Heneage, VC

Major Clement Walker-Heneage, VC

Male 1831 - 1901

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  • Name  Major Clement Walker-Heneage, VC 
    Title  Major 
    Suffix  VC 
    Born  6 Mar 1831  Compton Bassett, Wiltshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    War  25 Oct 1854  Crimea Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Rode in the Charge of the Light Brigade at the Battle of Balaclava. 
    Event  17 Jun 1858  Gwalior Find all individuals with events at this location 
    As a Captain during the Indian Mutiny he led a charge and routed the enemy, charging through the enemy camp and capturing 2 heavy guns. He was awarded the Victoria Cross. 
    Event  1887 
    Appointed High Sheriff of Wiltshire. 
    Occupation  Officer in the 8th Hussars, rose to the rank of Major. 
    Died  9 Dec 1901  Compton Bassett, Wiltshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I5226  Fidgen
    Last Modified  1 Feb 2016 

    Family  Henrietta Letitia Victoria Vivian,   b. 9 Aug 1837, Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  7 Dec 1865  Sketty, Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified  30 May 2014 
    Family ID  F1967  Group Sheet

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    Captain Clement Walker Heneage