|PERSONAL DETAILS||George Francis William LINDSAY|
|Birth date and place||6 Sep 1838 St Peters, Jersey, Channel Islands.|
|Baptism date and place||18 Nov 1838 St Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands.|
|Civil Census Residences
England, Wales & Scotland
|Occupations pre-WA||Apprentice, Royal Military Asylum for Soldiers’ Children, Chelsea, London.
Admitted 1 Nov 1845, aged 7 years 3 months.
|Physical Description||Height: 5 ft. 7½ ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: hazel. Hair: light brown.|
|Marriage date and place|
|Death date and place||29 Nov 1874 Military Hospital, Perth, Western Australia.
Cause of Death: Enteric Fever.
|Burial date and place||30 Nov 1874 East Perth Cemetery, Western Australia. Church of England Section.|
|Will and Probate||None.|
|Death Notices and Obituaries|
|Regiment(s)||47th (The Lancashire) Regiment.|
|Regiment No. and Rank||#2780 Private.|
|Attestation date and place||6 Sep 1852 Chelsea, Middlesex.|
|Service/Campaigns||Malta 1 year 4 months.
Turkey 6 months.
Crimea 9 months.
Gibraltar 5 months.
Canada 2 years 3 months.
|Musters||1861 Dover, Dublin and Ship [WO12-5933].|
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||Crimea War Medal clasps Alma, Inkermann, Sebastopol. Turkish Crimea Medal.|
Pain and swelling of knees and ankles which may be caused by change of climate and with ? may affect his earning his livelihood. Found unfit for further service.
|Regimental Courts Martial||None.
Three times entered in the Regimental Defaulters Book.
|District Courts Martial||None.|
|General Courts Martial||None.|
|Discharge date and place||12 Jan 1864 Royal Victoria Hospital, Netley.
29 Mar 1864 Admiitted to Out-Patient.
|Length of Service||7 years 129 days.|
|Chelsea Pension Reference||WO97/1536/94.|
|Post Discharge Residence||Dulverton, Somerset, England.|
|Post Discharge Pension District||Athlone 1864. Taunton Aug 1865. 2nd Manchester 1865. Liverpool 1865.
2nd Perth to 1st Perth 30 Jun 1874 (see sidebar).
|Pension Amount||6d. per diem for 18 months. Increased to 1/0½d. per diem.|
|ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA|
|Departure and Arrival||13 Apr 1867 Portland; 13 Jul 1867 Fremantle.|
|Status/Occupation||Enrolled Pensioner Force.|
|Misc. Newspaper Articles|
|Departure from WA||Not applicable.|