PERSONAL DETAILS Hugh ANDERSON
Birth date and place 10 or 12 May 1829 Aghagallon, Lurgan, Antrim, Ireland.
Baptism date and place
Civil Census Residences
Occupations pre-WA Tailor.
Physical Description Height: 5 ft. 5 ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: brown. Hair: brown.
Marriage date and place
Spouse Name unknown.
Children
Death date and place 1896 Wellington, New Zealand (tentative).
Burial date and place
Will and Probate
Death Notices and Obituaries
ARMED FORCES
Regiment(s) 73rd Regiment of Foot.  Transferred 1 Feb 1848 to
30th 1st Cambridgeshire Regiment.
Regiment No. and Rank #2674 Private.
Attestation date and place 12 Mar 1847 Lurgan, Armagh (under-age).
Service/Campaigns Crimea.
Musters
Promotions None.
Medals, Clasps and Badges Crimea War Medal clasp Alma. Turkish Crimea Medal.
One Good Conduct Badge.
Casualty/Medical 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 2nd North London.
Wellington, NZ (1890).
Pension Amount 9d. per diem.
Patriotic Fund.
ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Ship Merchantman.
Departure and Arrival 1 Jul 1864 Portland; 12 Sep 1864 Fremantle.
Status/Occupation Enrolled Pensioner Force.
Land Grant/Purchase None.
Subscriptions None.
Misc. Newspaper Articles Inquirier & Commercial News 4 Nov 1868 p.2.
Departure from WA 4 Nov 1868 left for New Zealand with wife on Emily Smith.