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Royal Marine Brigade Muster
 
Those ashore from HMS Algiers

 
Transcribed from  ADM 38/4674 96731  at The National Archives
 
Links to the page for each ship in the order they are recorded in the muster:
 
Britannia | Albion | Queen | Rodney | Trafalgar | Vengeance | Bellerophon
London | Algiers | Arethusa | Leander | Diamond | Vesuvius | Sans Pareil | Agamemnon
NameRankNameRank
Joseph Marsden  Algiers Medal Roll  ►Private [ later Gunner ] James Thompson  Algiers Medal Roll  ►Private [ later Gunner ]
John North  Algiers Medal Roll  ►Private [ later Gunner ] William Chapman  Algiers Medal Roll  ►Private
 
TOTAL FROM ALGIERS: 4
 
Original photocopy acquired by T. Muir from  ADM 38/4674 96731  The National Archives, 1996.

 
ADDENDUM
 
According to W.E.M. Reilly's schedule (see Introduction), the officers' names having been checked in the Navy List, no Royal Marine officers were landed from HMS Algiers until the draft of 202 officers and men on the 25th of October, which is after the dates covered by this muster. All three officers (McCallum, Wolridge* and Napier) recorded by Reilly as landing on that day were serving in Algiers, so it is reasonable to assume that the other 199 were mostly, or all, men from Algiers. The four listed above in the muster must have been an 'advance' party, presumably of experienced artillery men, judging by the fact that two of them were recorded as Gunners in the Medal Roll after the end of the war( ADM 171/23 and online at Ancestry.co.uk). However, when found in the Medal Roll, only William Chapman is recorded as having received the 'Balaklava' Clasp. This is odd considering the date they went ashore, unless of course it is a triple error.
 
*Actually Ambrose Wolrige
Links to the page for each ship in the order they are recorded in the muster:
 
Britannia | Albion | Queen | Rodney | Trafalgar | Vengeance | Bellerophon
London | Algiers | Arethusa | Leander | Diamond | Vesuvius | Sans Pareil | Agamemnon