|PERSONAL DETAILS||Patrick ABBOTT|
|Birth date and place||1833 Athlone Westmeath, Ireland.|
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|Physical Description||Height: 5 ft. 6.5/8ths ins. Complexion: fair. Eyes: hazel. Hair: brown.|
|Marriage date and place||after August 1851, before Oct 1864.|
|Death date and place||15 Feb 1902 Kilmainham, Dublin, Ireland.|
|Burial date and place|
|Will and Probate|
|Death Notices and Obituaries|
|Regiment(s)||18th Royal Irish Regiment.|
|Regiment No. and Rank||#2818 Private.|
|Attestation date and place||13 Aug 1851 Dublin.|
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||Crimea War Medal (no clasps). Turkish Crimea Medal.|
|Casualty/Medical||Disabled by contraction of right elbow joint after gunshot wound received on 18th June  in the [final] attack on the Redan. Ball entered on outer and back part of forearm near to back of radius and emerged at point of olecranon. Cannot straighten his forearm beyond an obtuse angle with the upper arm [WO97/1447/1 p.3].|
|Regimental Courts Martial||None.|
|District Courts Martial||None.|
|General Courts Martial||None.|
|Discharge date and place||2 Oct 1855 Chatham.|
|Length of Service||4 years 51 days.|
|Chelsea Pension Reference||WO97/1447/1.|
|Post Discharge Residence|
|Post Discharge Pension District||Athlone (tentative).
South Australia from 1865. Dublin from 1876.
|Pension Amount||9d. per diem. Increased to 10d. per diem 17 Aug 1876.
|ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA|
|Departure and Arrival||30 Jan 1864 Portland; 13 Apr 1864 Fremantle.|
|Status/Occupation||Enrolled Pensioner Force.|
|Misc. Newspaper Articles||Inquirer & Commercial News 12 Oct 1864.|
|Departure from WA||Sea Ripple for Adelaide, South Australia 9 Oct 1864 with wife.
Returned to Ireland. Pension paid in Dublin from 1 Jan 1876.