PERSONAL DETAILS
Name/Alias George ANDERSON.
Birth date and place c. 1821 Forfar, Forfarshire (Angus), Scotland.
Baptism date and place
Civil Census Residences Kensington Palace Barracks, Westminster, Middlesex (1851).
See Musters below (1851)
Trade Mason.
Physical Description Height: 5 ft. 7½ ins. Complexion: fair. Eyes: blue. Hair: dark brown.
Marriage date and place
Spouse Mary or Caroline Matilda COLWELL/CALLWELL.
Children One child born outside Australia.
James b. 1854, Bunbury, Western Australia.
Agnes Hannah Robina b. 1857, Bunbury, Western Australia.
James b. 1860, Fremantle, Western Australia.
Death date and place
Burial date and place
Will and Probate
Death Notices
ARMY SERVICE DETAILS
Corps and Company Royal Engineers (formerly Royal Sappers & Miners).
Service No. and Rank #663 Sapper.
Attestation date and place 11 Apr 1842 Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.
Service/Campaigns Halifax, Nova Scotia 7 years 3 months.
Western Australia 10 years 10 months.
Musters WO11-123 5th Company, Woolwich & Hyde Park (1851).
WO11-130 (1851) to WO11-207 (1862) Western Australia.
Promotions None.
Medals, Clasps and Badges Four Good Conduct Badges.
Other Awards & Prizes The Great Exhibition 1851.
Bronze Medal and Present.
Casualty/Medical None
Courts Martial None.
14 Regimental offences.
Discharge date and place 19 May 1863 Chatham, England.
Length of Service 21 years 39 days.
Chelsea Pension Reference WO97-1359-16.
Post Discharge Residence General Post Office, No. 7 High Street, Forfar, NB (Scotland).
Pension District Halifax N.S. (1863).
Pension 1/- per diem.
ARRIVAL IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Ship Anna Robertson.
Departure and Arrival dates Dep. Woolwich 10 Sep 1851.  Arr. Fremantle 18 Dec 1851.
Occupations post-arrival in WA Instructing Warder [Barker pp.3-4].
York Convict Depot Jan 1852 to Mar 1854.
Bunbury Convict Depot Jul 1854 to Dec 1855 (at least).
Land Acquisition None in Western Australia.
Ship ex-WA Lincelles.
Departure date and destination Dep. Fremantle 27 Apr 1862 for Cape of Good Hope and London.