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- Hollywood, Thomas
|PERSONAL DETAILS||Thomas HOLLYWOOD|
|Birth date and place||c. 1825 Grangegorman, Dublin, Dublin, Ireland.|
|Baptism date and place||10 Dec 1826 Finglas, Archdiocese of Dublin (very tentative).|
|Civil Census Residences|
England, Wales & Scotland
|Physical Description||Height: 5 ft. 6 ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: light brown. Hair: dark brown.|
|Marriage date and place|
|Death date and place||6 Feb 1876 Ackland Street, Adelaide, South Australia.|
|Burial date and place|
|Will and Probate|
|Death Notices and Obituaries||SA Register 7 Feb 1876.|
Adelaide Evening Journal 7 Feb 1876.
|Regiment(s)||69th (South Lincolnshire) Regiment. 1 Apr 1852 transferred to|
28th (North Gloucestershire) Regiment.
|Regiment No. and Rank||#2071 Private (69th).|
#3264 Private (28th).
|Attestation date and place||12 Jan 1843 Head Police Office, Dublin.|
|Service/Campaigns||The Mediterranean 3 years 4 months.|
Malta, Turkey and the Crimea 1 year 2 months.
|Musters||1851 Malta [WO12-7745].|
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||Crimea War Medal clasp Sebastopol. Turkish Crimea Medal.|
Two Good Conduct Badges.
|Casualty/Medical||Disabled by a large bedsore over the ? which is now ? and which came during a severe attack of fever at Scutari in February .|
Is unable to walk freely or quickly. Unfit for further service.
|Regimental Courts Martial||None.|
|District Courts Martial||Absent without leave 13 Sep 1846 . Confined 14 Sep 1846. Tried by District Court Martial 24 Sep 1846. Sentenced 84 days imprisonment to 16 Dec 1846.|
Drunk on duty. Confined 13 Jun 1850. Tried by Court Martial 14 Jun 1850. Sentenced 84 days hard labour and forfeit 1d. per day 30 days. Imprisonment 18 Jun 1850 to 5 Sep 1850. Restored Good Conduct Pay and Badge 6 Sep 1851,
|General Courts Martial||None.|
|Discharge date and place||7 Aug 1855 Chatham.|
|Length of Service||12 years 29 days.|
|Chelsea Pension Reference||WO97/1486/216.|
|Post Discharge Residence||Liverpool.|
|Post Discharge Pension District||1st Liverpool. Dublin (1856). Plymouth/Dartmoor (Apr 1857). Western Australia (Jul 1857).|
Adelaide, South Australia (1867-1876).
|Pension Amount||8d. per diem for three years. 6d. per diem permanently 20 Apr 1858.|
|ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA|
|Departure and Arrival||19 Mar 1857 London; 3 Jul 1857 Fremantle.|
|Status/Occupation||Enrolled Pensioner Force.|
Mason’s Labourer (Adelaide, SA).
|Land Grant/Purchase||None in Western Australia.|
|Misc. Newspaper Articles||Inquirer & Commercial News 5 Dec 1866.|
|Departure from WA||Emily Smith dep. 26 Nov 1866 Fremantle; arr. 16 Dec 1866 Adelaide.|