PERSONAL DETAILS Charles McCULLOCH
Birth date and place 16 Oct 1835 Houston, Pailsley, Renfrewshire, Scotland.
Note: Birthplace in 1841 Census recorded as Ireland (see sidebar).
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England, Wales & Scotland
Crosslee, Houston, Renfrewshire (1841).
Stanrigg South Row, New Monkland, Lanarkshire (1851) (tentative).
Occupations pre-WA Labourer.
Physical Description Height: 5 ft. 5½ ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: hazel. Hair: dark brown.
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ARMED FORCES
Regiment(s) 72nd (The Duke of Albany’s Own Highlanders) Regiment.  13 Mar 1854 transferred to
79th (Cameron HIghlanders) Regiment.
Regiment No. and Rank #2871 (72nd) Private.  #3623 (79th) Private.
Attestation date and place 16 Jul 1853 Glasgow, Lanark.
Service/Campaigns Turkey (Crimea) 1 year 5 months.
Musters
Promotions None.
Medals, Clasps and Badges Crimea War Medal clasps Alma, Balaklava, Sebastopol.  Turkish Crimea Medal.
Casualty/Medical Casualty Roll:  Slight wound. Minor actions at Sebastopol. 19 August 1855.
Loss of forefinger of left hand sustained in the trenches by the explosion of a shell.  The injury has not been increased by misconduct or intemperance.
Unfit for further service.
Regimental Courts Martial None.
District Courts Martial None.
General Courts Martial None.
Discharge date and place 26 Aug 1856 Chatham.
Length of Service 2 years 315 days.
Chelsea Pension Reference WO97/1623/7.
Post Discharge Residence Glasgow.
Post Discharge Pension District 2nd Glasgow (1856). Bermuda (1862). 1st East London (1864). Northampton (1864). Liverpool (1865).
Pension Amount 8d. per diem.
Patriotic Fund. 
ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Ship Merchantman.
Departure and Arrival 12 Oct 1862 London; 14 Feb 1863 Fremantle. Via Bermuda.
Status/Occupation Enrolled Pensioner Force.
Land Grant/Purchase None in Western Australia.
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Departure from WA Departed c. 1864 for UK.