PERSONAL DETAILS
Name/Alias Henry CONDY (Cundy)
Birth date and place1817 Maryston, Launceston, Cornwall, England (see left sidebar).
Baptism date and place29 May 1814, Maristow, Devon, England (see left sidebar).
Civil Census ResidencesBrompton Barracks, Chatham, Kent (1841).
Watermans Field, Woolwich, Kent (1851).
Gillingham, Medway, Kent (1861).
Britton Street, Gillingham, Medway, Kent (1871).
4 Mona Butts, Tavistock, Devon (1881).
See Musters below (1841, 1861).
TradeMiner.
Physical DescriptionHeight: 5ft. 8 ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: grey. Hair: light brown.
Marks & Scars: 2 marks under left arm.
Marriage date and place16 Oct 1841, St Mary Magdalene, Gillingham, Kent.
SpouseAnn FISHER.
ChildrenNone.
Death date and place1885 Q2, Tavistock District, Devon.
Burial date and place
Will and ProbateNone.
Death Notices
ARMY SERVICE DETAILS
Corps and CompanyRoyal Engineers (formerly Royal Sappers & Miners).
Served in 15th, 20th, 22nd, 31st Companies and RE Depot, Chatham 35th to 38th Companies.
Service No. and Rank#174 Sapper.
Attestation date and place20 Nov 1840 Devonport, Devon.
Service/CampaignsCorfu 6 years 2 months.
Western Australia 8 years 5 months.
MustersWO11-94 Detachment, Chatham (1841).
WO11-130 (1851) to WO11-172 (1860) Western Australia.
WO11-191, 15th Co. Curragh Camp & 31st Co. Chatham (1861).
WO11-192 31st Co. Chatham (1861).
WO11-193 RE Depot, Chatham (1861).
Promotions1 Sep 1848 Sapper to 2nd Corporal.
18 Aug 1855 2nd Corporal to Corporal.
6 Oct 1856 Corporal to Sapper (demoted after Court Martial).
1 May 1861 Sapper to 2nd Corporal.
Medals, Clasps and BadgesFour Good Conduct Badges.
Casualty/MedicalAdmitted to In Pension Chelsea 1 Apr 1879. Reverted to Out Pension 1 Jul 1879 [WO97 page 4].
Regimental Courts MartialTried and reduced for telling a falsehood, 7 Oct 1856, released 20 Oct 1856.
Discharge date and place19 Dec 1861, Portsmouth, Hampshire.
Length of Service21 years 17 days.
Chelsea Pension ReferenceWO97-1360-5.
Post Discharge ResidenceCommanding Royal Engineers Office, Sandown, Isle of Wight.
Pension District
Pension1/4d. per diem.
ARRIVAL IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA
ShipAnna Robertson.
Departure and Arrival datesDep. Woolwich 10 Sep 1851. Arr. Fremantle 18 Dec 1851.
Occupations post-arrival in WAInstructing Warder [Barker p.39].
North Fremantle Convict Depot Feb to Oct 1852.
Mt Eliza Convict Depot May 1855 for one month.
Land AcquisitionNone in Western Australia.
Ship ex-WALord Raglan.
Departure date and destinationDep. Fremantle 26 Jan 1860 for Cape of Good Hope and London.