PERSONAL DETAILS James QUINN
Birth date and place c. 1820 Kilmanhan [Kilmanaheen], Ennistymon, Clare, Ireland.
Baptism date and place
Civil Census Residences
England, Wales & Scotland
Occupations pre-WA Labourer.
Physical Description Height: 5 ft. 7¼ ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: blue. Hair: black.
Marriage date and place
Spouse
Children
Death date and place 1880 Western Australia (tentative).
Burial date and place
Will and Probate
Death Notices and Obituaries
ARMED FORCES
Regiment(s) 88th (Connaught Rangers) Regiment.
Regiment No. and Rank #1365 Private.
Attestation date and place 4 Sep 1839 Ennistymon, Clare.
Service/Campaigns Malta 6 years 1 month.
West Indies 3 year 4 months.
North America 1 year 1 month.
Turkey and Crimea 2 years 4 months.
East Indies 2 years 10 months.
Musters 1841 Malta [WO12-9051].
1851 Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada [WO12-9060].
1861 Colchester [WO12-9070].
Promotions & Reductions Private to Corporal 24 Aug 1847. Reduced to Private 8 Jan 1848.
Private to Corporal 1 Jul 1854.
Corporal to Sergeant 1 Jan 1855. Reduced to Private 22 Sep 1855.
Private to Corporal 17 Mar 1856. Reduced to Private 25 Jun 1857.
Medals, Clasps and Badges Crimea War Medal clasps Alma, Inkermann, Sebastopol.  Turkish Crimea Medal.
Indian Mutiny Medal.
One Good Conduct Badge.
Casualty/Medical None.
Regimental Courts Martial Reduced and imprisoned 8 Jan to 18 Feb 1848.
Imprisoned 2 Nov to 3 Dec 1849.
Imprisoned 2 Sep to 15 Oct 1852.
Reduced and imprisoned 22 Sep to 28 Sept 1855.
Reduced and imprisoned 25 Jun to 29 Jun 1857.
Offences not stated.
District Courts Martial None.
General Courts Martial None.
Discharge date and place 25 Jun 1861 Colchester.
Length of Service 21 years 167 days.
Chelsea Pension Reference WO97/1649/54.
Post Discharge Residence Ennistymon, Co. Clare.
Post Discharge Pension District Ennis.
Pension Amount 9d. per diem.
ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Ship Merchantman. 
Departure and Arrival 1 Jul 1864 Portland; 12 Sep 1864 Fremantle.
Status/Occupation Enrolled Pensioner Force.
Land Grant/Purchase None in Western Australia.
Subscriptions None.
Misc. Newspaper Articles
Departure from WA Not applicable.