PERSONAL DETAILS John SLATTERY
Birth date and place c. 1821 Roscrea, Tipperary, Tipperary, Ireland.
Baptism date and place
Civil Census Residences
England, Wales & Scotland
Weedon Military Barracks, Weedon Bec, Northamptonshire, England (1851).
See Musters below (1841, 1851, 1861).
Occupations pre-WA Labourer.
Physical Description Height: 5 ft. 7½ ins. Complexion: sallow. Eyes: blue. Hair: grey.
Marriage date and place before 1851.
Spouse Ellen.
Children William b. 1850.
Mary b. 1851 Q2, Daventry District, Northamptonshire.
John b. ?
Death date and place 2 Jan 1902 Adelaide, South Australia.
Burial date and place 4 Jan 1902 West Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia.
Old Catholic Area.
Will and Probate
Death Notices and Obituaries
ARMED FORCES
Regiment(s) 48th (Northamptonshire) Regiment.
Regiment No. and Rank #1678 Private.
Attestation date and place 16 Oct 1839 Templemore, Tipperary.
Service/Campaigns Gibraltar 4 years 7 months.
West Indies 3 years 1 month.
Ionian Islands 3 years 4 months.
Crimea 1 year 2 months.
East Indies 2 years 7 months.
Musters 1841 Gibraltar [WO12-5988].
1851 Weedon [WO12-5998].
1861 Cork [WO12-6008].
Promotions None.
Medals, Clasps and Badges Crimea War Medal clasp Sebastopol.  Turkish Crimea Medal.
Three Good Conduct Badges.
Casualty/Medical Casualty Roll: Slight Wound. Minor actions at Sebastopol. 18 July 1855.
Slightly wounded in the palm of his left hand.
Regimental Courts Martial None.
Seven entries in Regimental Defaulters Book.
District Courts Martial Tried and sentenced 50 lashes and loss of 1d. a day for 12 months.
In confinement 10 Jun to 25 Jun 1855.
General Courts Martial None.
Discharge date and place 29 Oct 1861 Cork.
Length of Service 21 years 364 days.
Chelsea Pension Reference WO97/1540/79.
Post Discharge Residence Belfast, Ireland.
Post Discharge Pension District 1st Belfast (1861). Bermuda (1862). South Australia (1865-1879).
Pension Amount 11½d. per diem.
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.
Subscriptions Greenough Fire Fund 1864.
Misc. Newspaper Articles Perth Gazette 29 Jan 1864.
Departure from WA c. March 1865 to Adelaide, vessel unknown.