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- Randal, Thomas
|PERSONAL DETAILS||Thomas RANDAL|
Name variations: Randall, Randals, Randel, Randell, Randle.
|Birth date and place||3 Sep 1829 St Luke, Chelsea, Middlesex, England.|
|Baptism date and place||28 Mar 1830 St Luke’s Church, Chelsea, Middlesex.|
|Civil Census Residences|
England, Wales & Scotland
|3 Symons Street, St Luke, Chelsea, Middlesex (1841).|
See Muster below (1851).
|Physical Description||Height: 5 ft. 7 ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: hazel. Hair: brown.|
|Marriage date and place||2 Nov 1857 Fremantle, Western Australia.|
|Spouse||Mary Ann HOLGATE.|
|Children||Mary b. 1858, Fremantle, Western Australia.|
Robert Michael b. 1860, Fremantle, Western Australia.
|Death date and place|
|Burial date and place|
|Will and Probate||None.|
|Death Notices and Obituaries|
|Regiment(s)||1st Battalion, Rifle Brigade. 1 Mar 1849 transferred to|
2nd Battalion, Rifle Brigade.
|Regiment No. and Rank||#3108 Private.|
|Attestation date and place||6 Jul 1847 Westminster, Middlesex.|
|Service/Campaigns||North America 3 years.|
The East (Crimea) 1 year.
|Musters||1851 Kingston, Canada [WO12-10142].|
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||Crimea War Medal clasps Alma, Sebastopol. Turkish Crimea Medal.|
|Casualty/Medical||Disabled by slight contraction and lameness after wound of flexor tendons of left thigh by a fragment of shell received 18th Oct 1854.|
Unfit for the service [23 May 1855, Chatham].
|Regimental Courts Martial||None.|
|District Courts Martial||None.|
|General Courts Martial||None.|
|Discharge date and place||12 Jun 1855 Chatham.|
|Length of Service||7 years 342 days.|
|Chelsea Pension Reference||WO97/1696/14.|
|Post Discharge Residence||Symons Street, Chelsea.|
|Post Discharge Pension District||2nd West London.|
|Pension Amount||8d. per diem. Increased to 1/2d. per diem on 18 Jan 1881 for service EPF.|
|ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA|
|Departure and Arrival||19 Mar 1857 London; 3 Jul 1857 Fremantle.|
|Status/Occupation||Enrolled Pensioner Force.|
Temporary Assistant Warder, Perth Prison 1859 [Barker p.176].
|Land Grant/Purchase||None in Western Australia.|
|Subscriptions||Indian Relief Fund 1858.|
|Misc. Newspaper Articles|
|Departure from WA||Not applicable.|