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- Green, Edward
|PERSONAL DETAILS||Edward GREEN|
|Birth date and place||c. 1834 Drumholm, Ballintra, Donegal, Ireland.|
|Baptism date and place|
|Civil Census Residences|
|Physical Description||Height: 5 ft. 4.5/8 ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: grey. Hair: brown.|
|Marriage date and place||20 Feb 1856 Donegal, Ireland.|
|Spouse||Eleanor (Ellen) MURES aka MUIRS.|
|Children||Susan 1859, Ballintra, Donegal, Ireland.|
John 1863, Ballintra, Donegal, Ireland.
Mary 1865, Ballintra, Donegal, Ireland.
[Dates and places of children’s births in Ireland not proven].
Margaret 1868, Fremantle, Western Australia.
|Death date and place||3 Mar 1900 Greens Valley, Beaconsfield, Western Australia.|
|Burial date and place||5 Mar 1900, Fremantle Cemetery, Western Australia.|
Anglican Area, Section MON A, Gravesite 0382.
|Will and Probate||Will: 21 Jan 1900. Probate: 2 May 1900, Supreme Court of Western Australia.|
|Death Notices and Obituaries||West Australian 8 Mar 1900.|
Western Mail 10 Mar 1900.
|Regiment(s)||18th (Royal Irish) Regiment.|
|Regiment No. and Rank||#3798 Private.|
|Attestation date and place||28 Nov 1854 Ballyshannon, Donegal.|
|Service/Campaigns||Crimea. Disembarked Balaklava 30 May 1855.|
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||Crimea War Medal clasp Sebastopol. Turkish Crimea Medal.|
|Casualty/Medical||Disability by amputation of little finger of left hand after wound from shell on 20th June in the trenches before Sebastopol. Unfit for further service.|
|Regimental Courts Martial||None.|
|District Courts Martial||None.|
|General Courts Martial||None.|
|Discharge date and place||2 Oct 1865 Chatham.|
|Length of Service||309 days.|
|Chelsea Pension Reference||WO97/1448/90.|
|Post Discharge Residence||Ballyshannon, Donegal.|
|Post Discharge Pension District||Enniskillen.|
|Pension Amount||8d. per diem. Increased to 1/2d. per diem 18 Jan 1881 for service EPF.|
|ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA|
|Departure and Arrival||30 Sep 1865 Portland; 22 Dec 1865 Fremantle.|
|Status/Occupation||Enrolled Pensioner Force.|
Guard at Fremantle Prison.
Enrolled Guard 11 Nov 1880 to disbandment 31 Mar 1887.
|Land Grant/Purchase||18 Dec 1873 Fremantle Lot P36 – Lime Kiln Site (grant).|
Fremantle Town Lot 779 (purchase).
|Misc. Newspaper Articles|
|Departure from WA||Not applicable.|