|PERSONAL DETAILS||Peter GALLAGHER|
|Birth date and place||18 Dec 1833 Ardrahan, Gort, Galway, Ireland.|
|Baptism date and place|
|Civil Census Residences|
|Physical Description||Height: 5 ft. 6½ ins. Complexion: sallow. Eyes: blue. Hair: dark brown.|
|Marriage date and place||1 Jan 1859 Fremantle, Western Australia.|
|Death date and place||24 May 1871 Fremantle, Western Australia.|
|Burial date and place||25 May 1871 Skinner Street Cemetery (RC), Fremantle, Western Australia
(headstone at Carrington Street Cemetery).
|Will and Probate||Will: 30 Nov 1869. Probate: 28 Dec 1872, Supreme Court of Western Australia.
|Death Notices and Obituaries|
|Regiment(s)||3rd (East Kent, The Buffs) Regiment.|
|Regiment No. and Rank||#2811 Private.|
|Attestation date and place||18 Aug 1851 Escrick Park, Yorkshire.|
|Service/Campaigns||Malta 6 months.
Greece 6 months.
Crimea 5 months.
|Promotions||Private to Corporal 1 Jul 1854.|
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||Crimea War Medal. Turkish Crimea Medal.|
|Casualty/Medical||Casualty Roll: Severe Wound. Minor actions at Sebastopol. 25 August 1855.
Disabled by loss by amputation of nearly the whole of the ring finger and the 2 last phalanges of little finger of left hand after wound by a fragment of shell received on 25th August  in the advanced trench. The same fragment of shell also fractured the fore and middle fingers and produced a lacerated wound of the back of the hand. Unfit for further service.
|Regimental Courts Martial||None.|
|District Courts Martial||None.|
|General Courts Martial||None.|
|Discharge date and place||15 Jan 1856 Chatham.|
|Length of Service||4 years 29 days.|
|Chelsea Pension Reference||WO97/1391/76.|
|Post Discharge Residence||Not stated.|
|Post Discharge Pension District||Halifax (1856). Ennis (1857).|
|Pension Amount||1/- per diem.
|ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA|
|Departure and Arrival||26 Aug 1858 Plymouth; 20 Nov 1858 Fremantle.|
|Status/Occupation||Enrolled Pensioner Force.|
|Land Grant/Purchase||1861 Cockburn Sound Loc. 127, 6 acres [M S James & Erickson].|
|Subscriptions||Greenough Fire Fund 1864.|
|Misc. Newspaper Articles||Perth Gazette 29 Jan 1864.|
|Departure from WA||Not applicable.|