|PERSONAL DETAILS||Michael GIFFNEY aka GIFFENEY|
|Birth date and place||c. 1816 Kilbride, Co. Wicklow, Ireland.|
|Baptism date and place|
|Civil Census Residences|
|Physical Description||Height: 5 ft. 7½ ins. Complexion: sallow. Eyes: hazel. Hair: light brown.|
|Marriage date and place|
|Death date and place||6 Jun 1891 Mount Eliza Depot, Perth, Western Australia.|
Admitted to Mount Eliza from Williams 4 Dec 1884 [Erickson]. Admitted to Mount Eliza 14 Feb 1891 [Inquirer].
Cause of Death: Debility.
|Burial date and place||June 1891 East Perth Cemetery, Western Australia.|
|Will and Probate||None.|
|Death Notices and Obituaries||Inquirer & Commercial News 15 Jul 1891.|
|Regiment(s)||19th (1st Yorkshire North Ryding] Regiment.|
|Regiment No. and Rank||#1103 Private.|
|Attestation date and place||24 Jan 1838 Carlow, Co. Carlow.|
|Service/Campaigns||Mediterranean 5 years 3 months.|
West Indies 2 years 4 months.
North America 3 years 2 months.
Turkey & Crimea 2 years 2 months.
|Musters||1841 Malta [WO12-3618].|
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||Crimea War Medal clasp Sebastopol. Turkish Crimea Medal.|
Long Service & Good Conduct Medal (£5 gratuity).
Three Good Conduct Badges.
|Regimental Courts Martial||None.|
|District Courts Martial||None.|
|General Courts Martial||None.|
|Discharge date and place||22 Feb 1859 Chatham.|
|Length of Service||21 years 30 days.|
|Chelsea Pension Reference||WO97/1452/129.|
|Post Discharge Residence||Wicklow, Co. Wicklow.|
|Post Discharge Pension District||Liverpool.|
|Pension Amount||11d. per diem.|
|ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA|
|Departure and Arrival||29 May 1859 Plymouth; 19 Aug 1859 Fremantle.|
|Status/Occupation||Enrolled Pensioner Force ? [no record in Broomhall].|
|Subscriptions||Albany Church and School (1870).|
|Misc. Newspaper Articles||The Herald 28 May 1870.|
|Departure from WA||Not applicable.|