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- Conley, Martin
|PERSONAL DETAILS||Martin CONLEY|
|Birth date and place||c. 1819 Glasgow, Barony, Lanarkshire, Scotland.|
|Baptism date and place|
|Civil Census Residences|
|Physical Description||Height: 5 ft. 6¹/16 ins. Complexion: fair. Eyes: grey. Hair: red.|
|Marriage date and place|
|Death date and place||11 Feb 1878 Adelaide Hospital, South Australia.|
Probable Causes of Death: Carcinoma of pylorus.
|Burial date and place||Roman Catholic burial.|
|Will and Probate||None.|
|Death Notices and Obituaries||Express & Telegraph 1878.|
South Australian Advertiser 13 & 23 Feb 1878.
South Australia Chronicle 16 Feb 1878.
|Regiment(s)||71st Highland Light Infantry Regiment.|
|Regiment No. and Rank||#1228 Private.|
|Attestation date and place||16 Aug 1838 Glasgow, Lanark.|
|Service/Campaigns||Canada 4 years 4 months.|
West Indies 3 years 2 months.
Corfu 1 years 10 months.
Crimea 1 year 4 months.
Malta 1 years 7 months.
East Indies 3 years 3 months.
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||Crimea War Medal. Turkish Crimea Medal.|
Indian Mutiny Medal.
One Good Conduct Badge.
|Regimental Courts Martial||No details of offences available. Tried and sentenced to imprisonment:|
6 Mar 1841 to 17 Mar 1841 (Corporal Punishment).
22 April 1841 to 8 Sep 1841.
10 Apr 1842 to 24 April 1842.
14 Sep 1843 to 4 Oct 1843.
22 Oct 1851 to 14 Nov 1851.
5 Mar 1852 to 14 Apr 1852.
|District Courts Martial||No details of offence available. Tried and sentenced to imprisonment:|
31 Aug 1845 to 7 Nov 1845.
|General Courts Martial||None.|
|Discharge date and place||30 Jul 1867 Stirling Castle, Scotland.|
|Length of Service||22 years 27 days.|
|Chelsea Pension Reference||WO97/1601/72.|
|Post Discharge Residence||Glasgow.|
|Post Discharge Pension District||Glasgow.|
|Pension Amount||9½d. per diem.|
|ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA|
|Departure and Arrival||30 Jan 1864 Portland; 13 Apr 1864 Fremantle.|
|Status/Occupation||Enrolled Pensioner Force.|
|Land Grant/Purchase||None in Western Australia.|
|Misc. Newspaper Articles||Perth Gazette 30 Nov 1866.|
|Departure from WA||Emily Smith Dep. Fremantle & Albany Nov 1866; Arr. Adelaide 16 Dec 1866.|