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Private Roderick Caskell (........1857)

Back To . . 21st Royal North British Fusiliers Regiment
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  • Died :  29 December 1857
  • Where Died / Buried : Original burial St David's C of E burial ground
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    All that is known at present of this soldier is he was a musician with the 21st  Regiment a memorial plaque is located at Anglesea Barracks, Hobart, Tasmania  which reads as follows.
     Sacred
    to the memory of
    Private Roderick M. CASKELL
    Late of the
    21 Royal North British Fusilers
    who died on the 29 December
    1857

     

    CASKELL Roderick M .
    Headstone Photograph Supplied by Lee-ann Atkinson
    Original burial St David's C of E burial ground (1804-1872) and all the military headstones came from this burial ground and placed at St David's burial ground after being turned into a park
    , which was officially opened in 1926.
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    Copyright B & M Chapman (QLD) Australia
    Last revised: July 19, 2008.