PERSONAL DETAILSJohn SLATTERY
Birth date and placec. 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-WALabourer.
Physical DescriptionHeight: 5 ft. 7½ ins. Complexion: sallow. Eyes: blue. Hair: grey.
Marriage date and placebefore 1851.
SpouseEllen.
ChildrenWilliam b. 1850.
Mary b. 1851 Q2, Daventry District, Northamptonshire.
John b. ?
Death date and place2 Jan 1902 Adelaide, South Australia.
Burial date and place4 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 place16 Oct 1839 Templemore, Tipperary.
Service/CampaignsGibraltar 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.
Musters1841 Gibraltar [WO12-5988].
1851 Weedon [WO12-5998].
1861 Cork [WO12-6008].
PromotionsNone.
Medals, Clasps and BadgesCrimea War Medal clasp Sebastopol.  Turkish Crimea Medal.
Three Good Conduct Badges.
Casualty/MedicalCasualty Roll: Slight Wound. Minor actions at Sebastopol. 18 July 1855.
Slightly wounded in the palm of his left hand.
Regimental Courts MartialNone.
Seven entries in Regimental Defaulters Book.
District Courts MartialTried and sentenced 50 lashes and loss of 1d. a day for 12 months.
In confinement 10 Jun to 25 Jun 1855.
General Courts MartialNone.
Discharge date and place29 Oct 1861 Cork.
Length of Service21 years 364 days.
Chelsea Pension ReferenceWO97/1540/79.
Post Discharge ResidenceBelfast, Ireland.
Post Discharge Pension District1st Belfast (1861). Bermuda (1862). South Australia (1865-1879).
Pension Amount11½d. per diem.
ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA
ShipMerchantman.
Departure and Arrival12 Oct 1862 London; 14 Feb 1863 Fremantle. Via Bermuda.
Status/OccupationEnrolled Pensioner Force.
Land Grant/PurchaseNone in Western Australia.
SubscriptionsGreenough Fire Fund 1864.
Misc. Newspaper ArticlesPerth Gazette 29 Jan 1864.
Departure from WAc. March 1865 to Adelaide, vessel unknown.