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.
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Will and Probate None.
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ARMED FORCES
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].
Promotions None.
Medals, Clasps and Badges Crimea War Medal clasps Alma, Inkermann, Sebastopol.  Turkish Crimea Medal.
Casualty/Medical Syphilis Secundaria.
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.
Pension Amount 6d. per diem for 18 months.
ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Ship Norwood. 
Departure and Arrival 13 Apr 1867 Portland; 13 Jul 1867 Fremantle.
Status/Occupation Enrolled Pensioner Force.
Land Grant/Purchase None.
Subscriptions None.
Misc. Newspaper Articles
Departure from WA Not applicable.