|PERSONAL DETAILS||John CURTIN (Curtain)|
|Birth date and place||c. 1831 Fermoy, Cork, Ireland.|
|Baptism date and place|
|Civil Census Residences
England, Wales & Scotland
|Physical Description||Height: 5 ft. 6 ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: grey. Hair: dark brown.|
|Marriage date and place||Married. Details unknown.|
|Spouse||Catherine O’Neil (tentative) [Erickson p.743].|
|Death date and place||14 Sep 1864 Western Australia.|
|Burial date and place|
|Will and Probate|
|Death Notices and Obituaries|
|Regiment(s)||18th (Royal Irish) Regiment.|
|Regiment No. and Rank||#2861 Private.|
|Attestation date and place||6 Oct 1851 Cork, Cork.|
|Service/Campaigns||India 8 months.
Crimea 1 year 4 months.
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||Crimea War Medal clasp Sebastopol. Turkish Crimea Medal.|
|Casualty/Medical||Casualty Roll: Slight Wound. 1st Attack on the Redan. 18 June 1855.
Sick at Scutari [WO100-27-291].
Gunshot Wound. The ball passed through left foot at the attack on Redan 18 June 1855.
Caused by military services. Unfit for further service.
|Regimental Courts Martial||None.|
|District Courts Martial||None.|
|General Courts Martial||None.|
|Discharge date and place||12 Aug 1856 Chatham.|
|Length of Service||4 years 312 days.|
|Chelsea Pension Reference||WO97/1447/172.|
|Post Discharge Residence||Fermoy, Cork.|
|Post Discharge Pension District||Fermoy. Clonmel (1859). 1st Cork (1859).|
|Pension Amount||8d. per diem.
|ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA|
|Departure and Arrival||8 Oct 1862 Portland; 31 Dec 1862 Fremantle.|
|Status/Occupation||Enrolled Pensioner Force.|
|Misc. Newspaper Articles|
|Departure from WA||Not applicable.|