NameSamuel Silvester De Carteret, 946
Birth Date1775
Burial Date29 Jun 1796
OccupationSoldier,1792/96
MotherMary Rachel Silvester , 943 (1741-1815)
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Notes for Samuel Silvester De Carteret
Samuel Sivester served with the Royal Artillery from 27 Feb 1792 as a cadet most Likely at
Woolwitch Depot,he is listed in .List of Officers R.A.1716-1899 , 4th.ed.page 256
No 790 age 17 years 6mth.
Posted to 5th Comp 5th Batt for service in Santa Dimingo West Indies under Major A du Vernet, Samuel is alsomentioned in Englands Artillerymen.Chp 1V p74.became a Lieutnant 14 Aug 1794
Many of the Regiment died due to Fevers and Pestilence
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