|PERSONAL DETAILS||Edmond Malone|
|Birth date and place||29 Apr 1827 Kilkevin, Nock, Clare, Ireland.|
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|Civil Census Residences|
England, Wales & Scotland
|Physical Description||Height: 5 ft. 8 ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: grey. Hair: light brown.|
|Marriage date and place||Unknown.|
Note: anomalies in number of children as passengers to South Australia [see newspaper references below].
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|Death Notices and Obituaries|
|Regiment(s)||88th (Connaught Rangers) Regiment.|
|Regiment No. and Rank||#1831 Private.|
|Attestation date and place||29 Apr 1844 Ennis, Clare.|
|Service/Campaigns||West Indies 1 year 11 days.|
North America 1 year 1 day.
Embarked with service companies 10 Apr 1854 (Crimea).
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||Crimea War Medal clasp Sebastopol. Turkish Crimea Medal.|
One Good Conduct Badge.
|Casualty/Medical||Casualty Roll: Slight wound. Minor actions at Sebastopol. 12 July 1855.|
Disabled by contraction of ring and little fingers and stiffening of middle finger of left hand after wound of backs of fingers by a piece of shell while employed on a working party on 12th July in the trenches. Had abscess in palm of hand after the wound, and 4 pieces of bone came away, 2 from middle fingers and 2 from palm.
Unfit for further service.
|Regimental Courts Martial||Imprisoned 26 Jan to 5 Mar 1851. Offence unknown.|
|District Courts Martial||None.|
|General Courts Martial||None.|
|Discharge date and place||11 Dec 1855 Chatham.|
|Length of Service||10 years 182 days.|
|Chelsea Pension Reference||WO97/1648/172.|
|Post Discharge Residence||Sligo.|
|Post Discharge Pension District||Sligo (1855). Liverpool (1857). Adelaide (1860).|
|Pension Amount||8d. per diem. Increased to 12 d. per diem on 1 Jul 1884.|
|ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA|
|Departure and Arrival||05 Mar 1858 Plymouth; 01 Jun 1858 Fremantle.|
|Status/Occupation||Enrolled Pensioner Force.|
|Land Grant/Purchase||None in Western Australia.|
|Misc. Newspaper Articles||Inquirer & Commercial News 28 Mar 1860 (see note above re children passengers).|
SA Register 18 Apr 1860 (see note above re children passengers).
Express & Telegraph 2 Feb 1870 (Court hearing).
|Departure from WA||Waitemata dep. 25/26 Mar 1860, Fremantle; arr. 17 Apr 1860 Adelaide.|