|PERSONAL DETAILS||Bryan DORAN|
|Birth date and place||C. 1829 Kildalkey, Meath, Ireland.|
|Baptism date and place|
|Civil Census Residences|
|Physical Description||Height: 5 ft. 7¼ ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: grey. Hair: brown. (At date of enlistment).|
Height: 5 ft. 8 ins. Complexion: fair. Eyes: hazel. Hair: sandy. (At date of discharge).
|Marriage date and place||17 Mar 1859 (tentative).|
|Children||Edward 1860, Tullamore, Kerry, Ireland.|
James 1862, Tipperary, Ireland.
Bernard Bryan 1864, at Sea on ‘Merchantman’ en route to Western Australia.
Stephen 1866, Western Australia. (Note: no record of birth found, source: ancestry public tree).
John 1868 (d.1868), Willaston, South Australia.
Richard 1869, Willaston, South Australia. (Note: record of birth transcribed as ‘Bridget’ on SAGHS Index).
Thomas 1873, Williamstown, Victoria.
|Death date and place||23 Aug 1877 Williamstown, Victoria.|
Cause of Death: Pneumonia (Inquest on 23 Aug 1877).
|Burial date and place||August 1877 Williamstown Cemetery.|
|Will and Probate||None.|
|Death Notices and Obituaries||The Age, 24 Aug 1877.|
The Argus, 24 Aug 1877.
|Regiment(s)||3rd (East Kent, The Buffs) Regiment. 1 Feb 1851 transferred to|
49th (Princess Charlotte of Wales’s or Hertfordshire) Regiment.
|Regiment No. and Rank||#2447 Private.|
|Attestation date and place||8 Apr 1847 Royal Barracks, Dublin, Ireland.|
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||Crimea War Medal clasp Alma. Turkish Crimea Medal.|
|Casualty/Medical||Casualty Roll: Danger wound. Second Battle of Inkerman. 5 Nov 1854.|
Left Forearm partially disabled by gunshot wound received at Inkerman. Ball entered 4 inches from point of Olecranan. Ulna was fractured.
|Regimental Courts Martial||10 Jan 1850 confined and tried by Regimental Court Martial.|
Sentenced 28 days imprisonment 29 Jan to 25 Feb 1850.
|District Courts Martial||None.|
|General Courts Martial||None.|
|Discharge date and place||10 Jul 1855 Chatham.|
|Length of Service||8 years 47 days.|
|Chelsea Pension Reference||WO97/1631/2.|
|Post Discharge Residence||Not stated.|
|Post Discharge Pension District||Birr.|
|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.|
|Land Grant/Purchase||None in Western Australia.|
|Misc. Newspaper Articles|
|Departure from WA||c. 1866 to South Australia, then to Victoria.|