PERSONAL DETAILSSamuel HUDSON.
Birth date and placec. 1818 Loughborough, Leicestershire, England.
Baptism date and place
Civil Census Residences
England, Wales & Scotland
8 Snow Hill, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire (1861).
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Occupations pre-WAFramework Knitter.
Physical DescriptionHeight: 5 ft. 6 ins. Complextion: fair. Eyes: grey. Hair: brown.
Marriage date and place
Spouse
Children
Death date and place25 Apr 1881 Colonial Hospital, Perth, Western Australia.
Cause of Death: Hepatisis.
Burial date and place25 Apr 1881 East Perth Cemetery, Western Australia (Church of England Section).
Will and Probate
Death Notices and Obituaries
ARMED FORCES
Regiment(s)17th (Leicestershire) Regiment.  1 Apr 1857 transferred to
Royal Canadian Rifles.
Regiment No. and Rank#1138 Private (17th). #15 (RCR).
Attestation date and place8 Mar 1838 Leceister?
Service/CampaignsMediterranean 7 months.
East Indies 8 years 6 months.
Crimea 1 years 7 months.
North America 2 years 9 months.
Musters
PromotionsNone.
Medals, Clasps and BadgesCrimea War Medal clasp Sebastopol.  Turkish Crimea Medal.
Five Good Conduct Badges.
Casualty/MedicalFit for future service.  Not an invalid.
Regimental Courts MartialNone.
District Courts MartialNone.
General Courts MartialNone.
Discharge date and place5 Jul 1859 Chatham.
Length of Service21 years 120 days.
Chelsea Pension ReferenceWO97/1707/132.
Post Discharge ResidenceNo. 18 West Square, St George’s Road, Southwark, London.
Post Discharge Pension DistrictSouth London District. Nottingham (1861). South London District (1862).
Pension Amount8d. per diem.
ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA
ShipClyde. 
Departure and Arrival15 Mar 1863 Plymouth; 29 May 1863 Fremantle.
Status/OccupationEnrolled Pensioner Force. 1876 Transferred from Fremantle to 1st Perth.
Land Grant/PurchaseNone.
Subscriptions
Misc. Newspaper ArticlesPerth Gazette 15, 22 Feb, 1 Mar 1867.
Departure from WANot applicable.