|Birth date and place||c. 1828 Launceston, Cornwall, England.|
|Baptism date and place|
|Civil Census Residences||Fore Street, Launceston, Cornwall. (1841).
7 Mount Street, Bull Fields, Woolwich, Kent (1851).
Mulberry Villas, Fulham, London (1871).
2 Carburton Street, Marylebone, London (1881).
Thornton Street, Lambeth, London (1891).
See Musters below (1851, 1961).
Drill Instructor Sergeant (1871).
|Physical Description||Height: 5 ft. 9 ins. Complexion: fair. Eyes: grey. Hair: dark brown.|
|Marriage date and place||1st: 1850 Old Brompton Holy Trinity Church.
2nd: 1875 Kennington St Mark’s Church (tentative).
|Spouse||1st: Adelaide Maria HODGSKIN.
2nd: Louisa Maria ADLAM (tentative).
|Death date and place||1898 Lambeth, London.|
|Burial date and place|
|Will and Probate||None.|
|ARMY SERVICE DETAILS|
|Corps and Company||Royal Engineers 20th Company (formerly Royal Sappers & Miners).|
|Service No. and Rank||#1310 Sapper.|
|Attestation date and place||29 May 1846 Launceston, Cornwall.|
|Service/Campaigns||Western Australia 10 years 9 months.|
|Musters||WO11-126 20th Company, Woolwich (1851).
WO11-130 (1851) to WO11-207 (1862) Western Australia.
|Promotions & Reductions||Sapper to 2nd Corporal 1 Sep 1848.
2nd Corporal to Sapper 15 Feb 1849.
Sapper to 2nd Corporal 1 Apr 1864.
2nd Corporal to Corporal 1 May 1866.
Corporal to Sergeant 1 Feb 1867.
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||Four Good Conduct Badges.|
|Other Awards & Prizes||The Great Exhibition 1851.
Bronze Medal and Present.
|Regimental Court Martial||Arrested 12 Feb 1849. Tried, Reduced and Released 15 Feb 1849.
Twice entered in the Regimental Defaulters Book.
|Discharge date and place||16 Jul 1867 Chatham.|
|Length of Service||21 years 46 days.|
|Chelsea Pension Reference||WO97-1361-67.|
|Post Discharge Residence||No. 27 North Row, Earls Court, Brompton.|
|Pension District||West London (1867).|
|Pension||14d. per diem.
Increased to 1/8d. per diem 10 Sep 1878 for service on volunteer staff.
|ARRIVAL IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA|
|Departure and Arrival dates||Dep. Woolwich 10 Sep 1851. Arr. Fremantle 18 Dec 1851.|
|Occupations post-arrival in WA||Instructing Warder [Barker p.98].|
|Subscriptions to Funds||None.|
|Land Acquisition||None in Western Australia.|
|Departure date and destination||Dep. Fremantle 27 Apr 1862 for Cape of Good Hope and London.|