Lancaster Family Tree

Augustus Henry Humphrey Mustchin 

*1865 - †12 May 1933


a) [Sadie Mustchin.FTW] Henry Augustus MUSTCHIN of Fairholme, West Chiltington, Sussex. Died 12 May 1933. Admonistration in London 13 July 1933 to Elizabeth MUSTCHIN, widow. Effects £651 12s 10d Scholar Shepherd Augustus Henry Humphrey MUSTCHIN was called up to the Royal Sussex Regiment on 8 October 1884. He served as Henry Augustus MUSTCHIN. He was posted to the Royal Sussex Militia. He is described as 5' 4" 113 pound 33 inch chest Fair Complexion Grey eyes Brown Hair Church of England religion His next of Kin is listed as Marion (should read Mary Ann) JUPP of Walsall, Staffordshire, sister. His service included: Home 8/10/1884 until 22/2/1886 India 23/2/1886 until 21/2/1892 Home 22/2/1892 until 19/2/1900 Cape 20/2/1900 until 17/7/1901 Home 18/6/1901 until 31/1/1902 He served in the following campaigns: Hazura 1888 South Africa 1900 and 1901 He attained the following medals: Hazura Campaign medal and clasp 1888 South Africa Campaign medal and clasp 1900 and 1901 His character on discharge is noted as explempery He attained 4th class pass in Education on 17/12/1884 He passed a nursing course on 1/8/1889 He was discharged on 31 January 1902 in Dover. His intended place of residence is noted as West Chiltington. Reason for Discharge is given as "Termination of limited Engagement" Thakeham 2b, pg 639...1895 Thakeham 2b, page 426...June quarter 1933