The Naval Brigade in Egypt and the Soudan
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Naval Brigade at El Teb & Tamaai
The two main battles of the 1884 campaign were the
Battles of El Teb on 29 Feb, & Tamaai on 13 March.

The Naval brigades were drawn from ships in the
Port of Saukin/Red Sea theatre at the time, these
being:  HMS Briton, Carysfort, Decoy, Dryad,
Euryalus, Hecla, Humber, Ranger, Sphinx.
El Teb & Suakin ’84. named to  Admiral Coxswain.
4 clasp medal, HMS Sphinx
Gardner’s gun crew member at the battle of Tamaai.
At Tamaai with HMS Dryad