PERSONAL DETAILS
Name/Alias Edward MITCHELL 
Birth date and place c. 1830 Leicester, Leicestershire, England.
Baptism date and place
Civil Census Residences Palace Place, Kensington, Middlesex, England (1851).
Trade Bricklayer.
Physical Description
Marriage date and place
Spouse Susanna(h) ?
Children Charles b. 1850, Woolwich, Kent.
Mary A b. 1852, Western Australia.
Death date and place Jun 1854 Fremantle, Western Australia.
Burial date and place 30 Jun 1854 Skinner Street Cemetery, Fremantle, Western Australia.
St Patrick’s R.C. Section. Officiated by Raphael Martelli.
Will and Probate None.
Death/Funeral Notices
ARMY SERVICE DETAILS
Corps and Company Royal Engineers 20th Company (formerly Royal Sappers & Miners).
Service No. and Rank Sapper.
Attestation date and place
Service/Campaigns Western Australia 2 years 6 months.
Musters WO11-130 (1851) to WO11-142 (1854) Western Australia.
Promotions
Medals, Clasps and Badges
Other Awards & Prizes The Great Exhibition 1851.
Bronze Medal and Present.
Casualty/Medical
Courts Martial (and type)
Discharge date and place
Length of Service
Chelsea Pension Reference No Chelsea Pension WO97 records extant.
Post Discharge Residence
Pension
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.
York Convict Depot Jan to Dec 1852.
Guildford Convict Depot Sep 1853 for one month.
Subscriptions to Funds None.
Land Acquisition None in Western Australia.
Newspaper Articles None.
Ship ex-WA Not applicable.
Departure date and destination Wife and children returned to England date and vessel unknown.