Name/Alias Harry WOOD 
Birth date and place c. 1819 East Grinstead, Sussex, England.
Baptism date and place
Civil Census Residences New Road, Woolwich, Kent (1851).
Antony Village, St Germans, Cornwall (1861).
Scraesdon Cottage, Antony, St Germans, Cornwall (1871).
See Musters below (1841, 1851, 1861).
Trade Sawyer/Carpenter.
RE Messenger (1871).
Physical Description Height: 5 ft. 10 ins. Complexion: fair: Eyes: grey. Hair: light brown.
Marriage date and place 10 Nov 1850 St Mary Magdalene Church, Woolwich, Kent.
Spouse Mary ROGERS (widow of ? Pearce).
Children Step Children:
Sarah Pearce b. 1844, Buckinghamshire.
John Pearce b. 1847, Buckinghamshire.

Jesse b. 1853, Fremantle, Western Australia.
Joseph b. 1856, Fremantle, Western Australia.
Mary b. 1858, Fremantle, Western Australia.
Jane b. 1862, Antony, Cornwall.

Death date and place 1875 Plympton St Mary, Devon (tentative).
Burial date and place
Will and Probate
Death/Funeral Notices
Corps and Company Royal Engineers 20th Company (formerly Royal Sappers & Miners).
Service No. and Rank #1991 Sapper
Attestation date and place 20 Jan 1840 Woolwich, Kent.
Service/Campaigns The Cape of Good Hope 8 years 8 months.
Western Australia 8 years 5 months.
Musters WO11-93 10th Company, Cape of Good Hope (1841).
WO11-124 10th Company, Chatham (1851).
WO11-193 RE Depot, Chatham (1861).
WO11-130 (1851) to WO11-172 (1860) Western Australia.
Promotions None.
Medals, Clasps and Badges Four Good Conduct Badges.
Casualty/Medical None.
Courts Martial Tried and Imprisoned for Habitual Drunkenness 24 Mar 1848 to 31 Jan 1849.
17 times entered in the Regimental Defaulters Book.
Discharge date and place 2 Apr 1861 Chatham.
Length of Service 21 years 4 days.
Chelsea Pension Reference WO97-1364-249.
Post Discharge Residence Royal Engineers Office, Devonport.
Pension District 2nd Plymouth.
Pension 1/- per diem. Permanent 23 Apr 1861.
Ship Anna Robertson.
Departure and Arrival dates Dep. Woolwich 10 Sep 1851. Arr. Fremantle 18 Dec 1851.
Occupations post-arrival in WA Instructing Warder [Barker p.221].
Subscriptions to Funds None.
Land Acquisition None in Western Australia.
Newspaper Articles
Ship ex-WA Lord Raglan.
Departure date and destination Dep. Fremantle 26 Jan 1860 for Cape of Good Hope and London.