PERSONAL DETAILSDaniel LOGG
Birth date and placec. 1818 Kilpatrick, Kelvindock, Lanarkshire, Scotland.
Baptism date and place
Civil Census Residences
England, Wales & Scotland
9 William Street, Glasgow Barony, Milton, Lanarkshire, Scotland (1861).
Occupations pre-WAPainter (or Printer).
Physical DescriptionHeight: 5 ft. 8¾ ins. Complexion: fair. Eyes: dark. Hair: brown.
Marriage date and place3 Aug 1852 Perth, Perthshire, Scotland.
SpouseElizabeth LAWS.
ChildrenElizabeth Sophie b. 1853, Gosport, Hampshire, England.
Hannah E. b. 1858, Perth, Perthshire, Scotland.
(Note: A record exists for marriage between Daniel Logg & Unitie DARLING 21 May 1836, Gorbals, Lanarkshire. This may be a first marriage; however, the mother of the above children was Elizabeth LAWS).
Death date and place29 Jun 1887 College Place, Portland Estate, Port Adelaide, South Australia.
Cause of Death: Heart Disease.  No inquest.
Burial date and place31 Jul 1887 Woodville Cemetery (later Cheltenham), Port Road, Adelaide, South Australia.
Unmarked grave, Section H, Driveway B, Path 39, Site 209S.
Will and Probate
Death Notices and ObituariesSA Register 31 Jan 1887.
Adelaide Observer 5 Feb 1887.
ARMED FORCES
Regiment(s)42nd (The Royal HIghland) Regiment.
Regiment No. and Rank#918 Private.
Attestation date and place24 Oct 1836 Kilmarnock, Ayr.
Service/CampaignsTotal of 13 years 7 months service abroad.
Landed at Corfu 25 Dec 1840.
Landed at Malta 27 Mar 1843.
Landed at Bermuda 16 Apr 1847.
Arrived Halifax, Nova Scotia 12 Jun 1851.
In Turkey from 9 Jun to 13 Sep 1854.
In Crimea from 14 Sep 1854 to 28 Jul 1856.
Musters1841 Corfu [WO12-5511].
PromotionsNone.
Medals, Clasps and BadgesCrimea War Medal clasps Alma, Balaklava, Sebastopol.  Turkish Crimea Medal.
Four Good Conduct Badges.
Distinguished Conduct Medal (£5 gratuity).
Casualty/MedicalNone.
Regimental Courts MartialNone.
District Courts MartialDeserted 11 Oct 1837. Apprehended on 2 Apr 1838.
Tried for Desertion, Convicted and Sentenced to two months imprisonment.
In confinement from 13 Apr 1838 to 12 Jun 1838.
Deserted 8 Feb 1839. Rejoined 21 Jun 1840.
Tried for Desertion, Convicted and Sentenced to four months imprisonment.
In confinement from 30 Jun 1840 to 11 Oct 1840.
General Courts MartialNone.
Discharge date and place10 Apr 1860 Stirling Castle.
Length of Service21 years 44 days.
Chelsea Pension ReferenceWO97/1520/66.
Post Discharge ResidenceGlasgow.
Post Discharge Pension District1st Glasgow 1860. South Australia 1868-1879.
Pension Amount1/0d. per diem (permanent).
ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA
ShipClyde.
Departure and Arrival15 Mar 1863 Plymouth; 29 May 1863 Fremantle.
Status/OccupationEnrolled Pensioner Force.
Ranger, District of Portland Estate, South Australia.
Police Constable, District of Portland Estate, South Australia.
Land Grant/PurchaseNone in Western Australia.
Subscriptions
Misc. Newspaper ArticlesSA Government Gazette 6 & 20 May 1869.
SA Police Gazette 19 Aug 1874 & 18 Aug 1875.
Departure from WADeparted 1867/1868 for South Australia.