|Birth date and place||c. 1838 Wymering, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England.|
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|Civil Census Residences||Hilsea, Wymering, Fareham, Hampshire, England (1851).|
|Physical Description||Height: 6 ft. 0 ins. Complexion: fair. Eyes: grey. Hair: light brown.|
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|ARMY SERVICE DETAILS|
|Corps and Company||Royal Engineers 20th Company (formerly Royal Sappers & Miners).|
|Service No. and Rank||#4210 Private.|
|Attestation date and place||22 Feb 1856 Portsmouth, Hampshire.
13 Jul 1867 Rochester, re-engaged for nine years.
|Service/Campaigns||India 2 years 157 days.
Ceylon and Australia 2 years 173 days.
Bermuda 3 years 79 days.
|Musters||WO11-190 4th Company, Dover and Melbourne (1861).
WO11-199 (1961) to WO11-207 (1862) Western Australia.
|Promotions||Private to Sapper 22 Feb 1859.
Sapper to 2nd Corporal 1 May 1861.
2nd Corporal to Corporal 1 Jul 1863.
Corporal to Sergeant 1 Jun 1867.
Sergeant 3rd Class Foreman of Works 6 Jun 1868.
Sergeant Quarter Master 2nd Class Foreman of Works 22 Nov 1871.
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||Indian Mutiny Medal clasp Lucknow.
Five Good Conduct Badges.
Long Service & Good Conduct Medal with gratuity.
|Discharge date and place||22 May 1877 Portsmouth.|
|Length of Service||21 years 90 days.|
|Chelsea Pension Reference||WO97-1851-176.|
|Post Discharge Residence||Hilsea, Portsmouth.|
|Pension||30d. per diem.|
|ARRIVAL IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA|
|Departure and Arrival dates||Dep. Melbourne 27 Sep 1861. Arr. Albany 4 Oct 1861.|
|Occupations post-arrival in WA||Instructing Warder.|
|Land Acquisition||None in Western Australia.|
|Departure date and destination||Dep. Fremantle 27 Apr 1862 for Cape of Good Hope and London.|