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Chelsea Pensioners - soldiers with an Australian connection

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Chelsea Pensioners - soldiers with an Australian connection

Jean Ffrench (View posts)
Posted: 1098198116000
Classification: Military
If you have an Australian in your family tree who has disappeared, perhaps he could be one of these British soldiers who were Chelsea pensioners, and are indexed in the WO 97 series at the Public Record Office, London. If you are interested in one of the following entries, see http://www.catalogue.nationalarchives.gov.uk/searchresults.a... .

WO 97/34/145 JOHN COX Born SYDNEY, Australia Served in 5th Dragoon Guards; 100th Foot Regiment; Royal Staff Corps Discharged aged 48 1810-1845
WO 97/258/39 WILLIAM WEBSTER Born SYDNEY, Australia Served in 3rd Foot Regiment Discharged aged 45 1804-1839
WO 97/315/98 DANIEL FALVEY Born PORT MACQUERRIE, Australia Served in 10th Foot Regiment; 3rd Foot Regiment; 39th Foot Regiment Discharged aged 26 1839-1851
WO 97/368/54 JAMES BRADLEY Born SIDNEY NSW, Australia Served in 16th Foot Regiment Discharged aged 40 1825-1851
WO 97/370/4 JOHN DALY Born SIDNEY, Australia Served in 16th Foot Regiment Discharged aged 34 1824-1844
WO 97/372/39 DANIEL HUMM Born NORFOLK ISLAND, Australia Served in 16th Foot Regiment; 73rd Foot Regiment Discharged aged 44 1810-1840
WO 97/383/62 JAMES RUSSELL Born SYDNEY, Australia Served in 17th Foot Regiment Discharged aged 18 1848-1852
WO 97/443/98 ARCHIBALD DAVIDSON Born FERRYBURN, Fife Served in 25th Foot Regiment; Western Australia Enrolled Force Discharged aged 32 Covering date gives year of enlistment. 1825
WO 97/604/83 DAVID DAVIS Born ST JOHN NSW, Australia Served in 46th Foot Regiment Discharged aged [Not Known] 1826-1854
WO 97/605/13 DAVID FARQUHAR Born PARAMATTA, Australia Served in 46th Foot Regiment Discharged aged 38 1825-1853
WO 97/605/110 JOHN GUEST Born ST JOHNS CUMBERLAND, Australia Served in 46th Foot Regiment Discharged aged 37 1815-1836
WO 97/609/82 JOSEPH TAYLOR Born SYDNEY, Australia Served in 46th Foot Regiment Discharged aged 39 1814-1840
WO 97/623/16 EDWARD CROSSLEY Born SYDNEY, Australia Served in 48th Foot Regiment Discharged aged 26 1835-1847
WO 97/625/108 WILLIAM MCDONALD Born SYDNEY, Australia Served in 48th Foot Regiment Discharged aged 30 1835-1848
WO 97/627/118 WILLIAM SIMPSON Born NEW SOUTH WALES, Australia Served in 48th Foot Regiment; 69th Foot Regiment Discharged aged 27 1837-1853
WO 97/632/57 THOMAS KINSELAGH Born PORT JACKSON, Australia Served in 49th Foot Regiment Discharged aged 22 1835-1839
WO 97/679/69 HENRY COLLINS Born SYDNEY, Australia Served in 55th Foot Regiment Discharged aged 22 1839-1845
WO 97/683/47 THOMAS KELLY Born HOBART TOWN, Australia Served in 46th Foot Regiment; 55th Foot Regiment Discharged aged 28 1826-1842
WO 97/684/50 JOHN MARLBROUGH Born SIDNEY, Australia Served in 16th Foot Regiment; 55th Foot Regiment; 73rd Foot Regiment Discharged aged [Not Known] 1819-1844
WO 97/685/58 BENJAMIN PRIESTLY Born SYDNEY, Australia Served in 45th Foot Regiment; 55th Foot Regiment; 73rd Foot Regiment Discharged aged 38 1816-1840
WO 97/687/6 THOMAS TURNER Born ST JOHNS, NSW, Australia Served in 46th Foot Regiment; 55th Foot Regiment Discharged aged 39 1815-1836
WO 97/693/39 WILLIAM MONEY Born NEW SOUTH WALES, Australia Served in 56th Foot Regiment; 85th Foot Regiment Discharged aged 33 1825-1844
WO 97/698/120 WILLIAM FRANCIS Born NEW SOUTH WALES, Australia Served in 57th Foot Regiment Discharged aged 39 1824-1849
WO 97/703/32 THOMAS ROSE Born GEORGES TOWN, Australia Served in 48th Foot Regiment; 57th Foot Regiment Discharged aged 30 1829-1848
WO 97/714/1 JOHN BUTCHER Born NORFOLK ISLAND, Australia Served in 59th Foot Regiment; 73rd Foot Regiment Discharged aged 40 1819-1841
WO 97/840/26 KENNETH CAMPBELL Born DALKEITH, Midlothian Served in 72nd Foot Regiment; Western Australia Enrolled Force Discharged aged [Not Known] Covering date gives year of enlistment. 1824
WO 97/848/66 PETER CONNOR alias PETER CONOR Born FERBANE, Offaly Served in 73rd Foot Regiment; Western Australia Enrolled Force Discharged aged 39 1825-1846
WO 97/854/88 THOMAS PRICE Born SYDNEY, Australia Served in 73rd Foot Regiment Discharged aged 32 1816-1832
WO 97/925/54 JAMES DOUGLAS Born SYDNEY, Australia Served in 83rd Foot Regiment Discharged aged 40 1826-1851
WO 97/925/55 JOHN DOUGLAS Born SYDNEY, Australia Served in 83rd Foot Regiment Discharged aged 39 1826-1849
WO 97/927/76 THOMAS LAWRENCE Born SYDNEY, Australia Served in 83rd Foot Regiment Discharged aged 39 1825-1849
WO 97/928/126 GEORGE MELLON Born WINDSOR, Australia Served in 73rd Foot Regiment; 83rd Foot Regiment Discharged aged 40 1814-1836
WO 97/930/95 WILLIAM SIMMS Born NORFOLK ISLAND, Australia Served in 73rd Foot Regiment; 83rd Foot Regiment Discharged aged 37 1810-1829
WO 97/932/7 WILLIAM WALBURNE alias WILLIAM WALBOURN Born SYDNEY, Australia Served in 73rd Foot Regiment; 83rd Foot Regiment; 102nd Foot Regiment Discharged aged 38 1800-1828
WO 97/948/40 THOMAS PROUDLOVE Born NEW SOUTH WALES, Australia Served in 85th Foot Regiment Discharged aged 23 1825-1834
WO 97/963/64 JOHN MCGRATH Born MIDDLETON, Cork Served in 87th Foot Regiment; Western Australia Enrolled Force Discharged aged [Not Known] Covering date gives year of enlistment. 1827
WO 97/1009/22 JOHN HEPBURN Born NEW SOUTH WALES, Australia Served in 92nd Foot Regiment Discharged aged 39 1825-1850
WO 97/1056/41 GARRETT MCCARNE alias GARRET MCCAN; GARRETT MCCAN; GARRETT MCCANN Born COLREY, Westmeath Served in 98th Foot Regiment; Western Australia Enrolled Force Discharged aged 35 1824-1841
WO 97/1209/78 JAMES DELANTY Born SYDNEY, Australia Served in Madras Artillery Discharged aged [Not Known] Covering date gives year of enlistment. 1845
WO 97/1209/173 JOSEPH PURDY Born HOBART TOWN, Australia Served in Madras Artillery Discharged aged [Not Known] Covering date gives year of enlistment. 1847

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