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).
Occupations pre-WA Labourer.
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
ARMED FORCES
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].
Promotions None.
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.
Patriotic Fund.
ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Ship Clara.
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.