Name/Alias Thomas McHALE
Birth date and place c. 1827 Castlebar, Mayo, Ireland.
Baptism date and place
Civil Census Residences Royal Sappers & Miners Barracks, Woolwich, Greenwich, Kent (1851).
See Musters below (1851, 1861).
Trade Tailor.
Physical Description
Marriage date and place 1851 Q1 Greenwich District, Kent  (see sidebar).
Spouse Henrietta Rebecca LIMPENNY.
Children Frederick John b. 1853, Fremantle, Western Australia.
John b. 1855, Fremantle, Western Australia.
Henrietta b. 1856 (d.1858), Fremantle, Western Australia.
Herbert Charles b. 1858, Fremantle, Western Australia.
Death date and place
Burial date and place
Will and Probate
Death Notices
Corps and Company Royal Engineers 20th Company (formerly Royal Sappers & Miners).
Service No. and Rank #993 Sapper.
Attestation date and place c. 1848.
Service/Campaigns Western Australia 8 years 5 months.
Musters WO11-130 (1851) to WO11-172 (1860) Western Australia.
WO11-193 Companies 35-38, Chatham (1861).
Medals, Clasps and Badges
Other Awards & Prizes
Courts Martial (and type)
Discharge date and place
Length of Service
Chelsea Pension Reference No Chelsea Pension WO97 records extant.
Post Discharge Residence
Ship Anna Robertson. 
Departure and Arrival dates Dep. Woolwich 10 Sep 1851. Arr. Fremantle 18 Dec 1851.
Occupations post-arrival in WA Instructing Warder.
Subscriptions to Funds Nightingale Fund 1857 (see sidebar).
Land Acquisition None in Western Australia.
Ship ex-WA Lord Raglan.
Departure date and destination Dep. Fremantle 26 Jan 1860 for Cape of Good Hope and London.