|PERSONAL DETAILS||James CROWE|
|Birth date and place||C.1821* Cappaghwhite, Tipperary, Ireland.|
[*unlikely to be correct in view of baptism date].
|Baptism date and place||27 Jul 1819 Cappawhite, Diocese of Cashel and Emly, Tipparary, Ireland.|
|Civil Census Residences||See Muster below (1841 & 1861).|
Infantry Barracks, Colchester, Essex, England (1861).
|Physical Description||Height: 5 ft. 8 ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: grey. Hair: brown.|
|Marriage date and place||3 Nov 1852, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.|
|Spouse||Matilda Ann MAY.|
|Children||George Edmund 1862, Limerick, Ireland.|
|Death date and place||13 Jun 1908 Adelaide, South Australia.|
|Burial date and place||June 1908 West Terrace Cemetery, South Australia. Catholic Western Ground, C 121.|
|Will and Probate|
|Death Notices and Obituaries||Adelaide Advertiser 15 Jun 1908. Adelaide Chronicle 20 Jun 1908. Many others.|
|Regiment(s)||38th (1st Saffordshire) Regiment. Transferred on 1 May 1842 to|
97th Earl of Ulster’s Regiment.
|Regiment No. and Rank||#1984 Private.|
|Attestation date and place||22 Jul 1840 Limerick.|
|Service/Campaigns||Ionian Islands & Malta 5 years 2 months.|
Jamaica 3 years 3 months.
America [sic]* 1 year 10 months. [*British North America (Canada)]
Greece & Crimea 2 years 1 month.
East Indies 2 years 3 months.
|Musters||1841 Kinsdale, Ireland [WO12-5206].|
Q2 1861 Colchester [WO9708].
|Promotions||Private to Corporal 4 Apr 1857.|
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||Crimea War Medal clasp Sebastopol. Turkish Crimea Medal.|
Indian Mutiny Medal clasp Lucknow.
Army Long Service & Good Conduct Medal.
Five Good Conduct Badges.
|Regimental Courts Martial||None. Once in the Regimental Defaulter’s Book.|
|District Courts Martial||None.|
|General Courts Martial||None.|
|Discharge date and place||15 Aug 1861 Colchester.|
|Length of Service||21 years 23 days.|
|Chelsea Pension Reference||WO97/1669/122.|
|Post Discharge Residence||Limerick, Ireland.|
|Post Discharge Pension District||Limerick.|
South Australia 1868-Sep 1870; 1876-Mar 1879. [WO22-252; WO22-227].
|Pension Amount||1/3d. per diem.|
|ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA|
|Departure and Arrival||15 Mar 1863 Plymouth; 29 May 1863 Fremantle.|
|Status/Occupation||Enrolled Pensioner Force.|
|Land Grant/Purchase||None in WA.|
|Misc. Newspaper Articles||Perth Gazette 20 Dec 1867. Adelaide Express & Telegraph 31 Dec 1867. [Shipping].|
SA Register and Evening Journal 26 Jul 1897. [Queen Victoria’s Diamond Jubilee Celebrations].
|Departure from WA||Midas. Dep. 13 Dec 1867 Fremantle; arr. 28 Dec 1867 Adelaide.|