PERSONAL DETAILS Samuel HUDSON.
Birth date and place c. 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-WA Framework Knitter.
Physical Description Height: 5 ft. 6 ins. Complextion: fair. Eyes: grey. Hair: brown.
Marriage date and place
Spouse
Children
Death date and place 25 Apr 1881 Colonial Hospital, Perth, Western Australia.
Cause of Death: Hepatisis.
Burial date and place 25 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 place 8 Mar 1838 Leceister?
Service/Campaigns Mediterranean 7 months.
East Indies 8 years 6 months.
Crimea 1 years 7 months.
North America 2 years 9 months.
Musters
Promotions None.
Medals, Clasps and Badges Crimea War Medal clasp Sebastopol.  Turkish Crimea Medal.
Five Good Conduct Badges.
Casualty/Medical Fit for future service.  Not an invalid.
Regimental Courts Martial None.
District Courts Martial None.
General Courts Martial None.
Discharge date and place 5 Jul 1859 Chatham.
Length of Service 21 years 120 days.
Chelsea Pension Reference WO97/1707/132.
Post Discharge Residence No. 18 West Square, St George’s Road, Southwark, London.
Post Discharge Pension District South London District. Nottingham (1861). South London District (1862).
Pension Amount 8d. per diem.
ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Ship Clyde. 
Departure and Arrival 15 Mar 1863 Plymouth; 29 May 1863 Fremantle.
Status/Occupation Enrolled Pensioner Force. 1876 Transferred from Fremantle to 1st Perth.
Land Grant/Purchase None.
Subscriptions
Misc. Newspaper Articles Perth Gazette 15, 22 Feb, 1 Mar 1867.
Departure from WA Not applicable.