|PERSONAL DETAILS||Hugh ANDERSON|
|Birth date and place||10 or 12 May 1829 Aghagallon, Lurgan, Antrim, Ireland.|
|Baptism date and place|
|Civil Census Residences||Tisgallen Townland, Parish of Aghagallon, Barony of Upper Masserene, Antrim, Ireland (1851) See sidebar.|
8 Armstrong Street, Plumstead, Kent, England (1861).
|Physical Description||Height: 5 ft. 5 ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: brown. Hair: brown.|
|Marriage date and place||23 Jul 1862 Aghagallon, Lurgan, Antrim, Ireland (tentative).|
|Spouse||Jane UPRICHARD (tentative).|
|Death date and place||11 Oct 1896 Lower High Street, Christchurch, New Zealand.|
|Burial date and place||14 Oct 1896 Linwood Cemetery, Christchurch, New Zealand.|
Block No. 22, Plot No. 189.
|Will and Probate|
|Death Notices and Obituaries||The Star 12 Oct 1896.|
|Regiment(s)||73rd Regiment of Foot. Transferred 1 Feb 1848 to|
30th 1st Cambridgeshire Regiment.
|Regiment No. and Rank||#2686 (73rd) #2674 (30th) Private.|
|Attestation date and place||12 Mar 1847 Lurgan, Armagh (under-age).|
|Musters||1851 Walmer, Gosport & Corfu, Ionian Islands [WO12-4613].|
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||Crimea War Medal clasp Alma. Turkish Crimea Medal.|
One Good Conduct Badge.
|Casualty/Medical||Casualty Roll: Wounded. Battle at the River Alma. 20 September 1854.|
Lameness of right lower extremity from a shell wound in the instep and ankle received at the battle of Alma.
Unfit for further service.
|Regimental Courts Martial||None.|
|District Courts Martial||None.|
|General Courts Martial||None.|
|Discharge date and place||10 Jul 1855 Chatham.|
|Length of Service||8 years 61 days.|
|Chelsea Pension Reference||WO97/1490/17.|
|Post Discharge Residence||Not stated.|
|Post Discharge Pension District||Newry (1855). 2nd Belfast (Jan 1860). Woolwich (Mar 1861). 2nd Belfast (Aug 1861).|
Woolwich (Jan 1864). 2nd North London (Feb 1864). WA (Jul 1864 to Dec 1868) [WO23].
Auckland, NZ (Jan 1869 to May 1875) [WO23]. Christ Church NZ (Jun 1875 to Dec 1879+) [WO22].
|Pension Amount||9d. per diem.|
|ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA|
|Departure and Arrival||1 Jul 1864 Portland; 12 Sep 1864 Fremantle.|
|Status/Occupation||Enrolled Pensioner Force.|
Assistant Warder, Convict Establishment April 1866-August 1868. See sidebar.
|Land Grant/Purchase||None in Western Australia.|
|Misc. Newspaper Articles||Inquirier & Commercial News 4 Nov 1868 p.2.|
|Departure from WA||3 Nov 1868 left for South Australia with wife on Emily Smith, en route to New Zealand.|