PERSONAL DETAILS Richard HUTCHISON
Name variations: Hutchinson, Hutcheson.
Birth date and Place c. 1830 Tron, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.
Baptism date and Place
Census Residences Hutchesontown, Glasgow, Lanarkshire (1881 tentative).
Occupations pre-WA Shoemaker.
Physical Description Height: 5 ft. 8 ins. Complexion: dark. Eyes: dark. Hair: black.
Face: long. Figure: proportionate. General Appearance: healthy.
Marriage date and Place 4 Oct 1864 High Church, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.
Spouse Agnes MOIR (Moyle).
Mary 1881 Census  (tentative).
Children Mary b. 1877 Glasgow (tentative).
Rebecca b. 1880 Glasgow (tentative).
Death date and Place
Burial date and Place
Will and Probate
Death Notices and Obituaries
ARMED FORCES
Regiment 93rd (Highland) Regiment.
Regiment No. and Rank #2241 Private.
Attestation date and Place 23 Feb 1848 Glasgow.
13 Apr 1857 Dover re-engaged.
Service/Campaigns Crimea 2 years, 4 months.
East Indies 5 years, 1 month.
Musters 1851 Edinburgh [WO12-9430].
1861 Rawalpindee, India [WO12-9440].
Promotions & Reductions 9 Feb 1855 Private to Corporal.
11 Nov 1856 Corporal to Sergeant.
4 May 1861 Sergeant to Private.
Medals, Clasps and Badges Crimea Medal clasps Alma, Balaklava, Sebastopol.  Turkish Crimea Medal.
Indian Mutiny Medal clasp Lucknow.
Three Good Conduct Badges.
Casualty/Medical Unfit for military service from enlargement and stiffness of the right knee joint, the consequence of arthritic rheumatism for which he was first treated in June 1861, and which was caused by fatigue and exposure in the late Indian Campaign. He served throughout the Crimean War also and his constitution was a good deal impaired by that service.
Regimental Courts Martial Tried and imprisoned 30 Apr 1861 to 03 May 1861.
Four times entered in the Regimental Defaulters Book.
District Courts Martial None.
General Courts Martial None.
Discharge date and Place 28 Jul 1863 Royal Victoria Hospital, Netley.
Length of Service 15 years 151 days.
Chelsea Pension Reference WO97/1660/151.
Post Discharge Residence Edinburgh.
Post Discharge Pension District Edinburgh, 2nd Glasgow (1863).  Melbourne (1868). South Australia (1873). Glasgow (1874).
Pension Amount 1/- per diem.
ARRIVAL and LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Ship Belgravia.
Departure and Arrival 07 Apr 1866 Portland; 04 Jul 1866 Fremantle.
Status/Occupation Enrolled Pensioner Force.
Land Grant/Purchase None in Western Australia.
Departure from WA: 1868 to Melbourne.
1873 to South Australia.
1874 to Glasgow, Scotland.