PERSONAL DETAILSJohn SULLIVAN
Birth date and placec. 1826 Buttevant, Cork, Cork, Ireland.
Baptism date and place
Civil Census Residences
England, Wales & Scotland
See Musters below (1851, 1861).
Occupations pre-WALabourer.
Physical DescriptionHeight: 5 ft. 7½ ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: grey. Hair: brown
Face: oval. Figure: proportionate. General Appearance: healthy.
Marriage date and placeSingle on arrival in Western Australia.
Spouse
Children
Death date and place1878 Victoria ?  Indistinguishable.
Burial date and place
Will and Probate
Death Notices and Obituaries
ARMED FORCES
Regiment(s)45th (Nottinghamshire) Regiment.  1 Apr 1850 transferred to
15th (Yorkshire East Riding) Regiment.  1 Mar 1854 transferred to
33rd (Duke of Wellington’s) Regiment. 1 Sep 1861 transferred to
15th (Yorkshire East Riding) Regiment.
Regiment No. and Rank#? (45th). #3296/3156 (15th). #3081 (33rd). #817 (15th) Private.
Attestation date and place19 Jan 1850 Cork, Cork.
8 May 1861 re-engaged at Fermoy.
Service/CampaignsMalta 1 month.
Constantinople 5 months.
America 4 years 4 months.
Crimea & Turkey 1 year 10 months.
East Indies 4 years 11 months.
Mauritius 3 months.
Musters1851 Sheerness Depot [WO12-3268].
1861 Fermoy [WO12-4849].
PromotionsNone.
Medals, Clasps and BadgesCrimea War Medal clasps Alma, Inkermann, Sebastopol.  Turkish Crimea Medal,
Three Good Conduct Badges.
Casualty/MedicalLoss of portion of little finger right hand. His other fingers disabled.
Not caused by vice or intemperance. Injured on Fatigue Duty.
Can earn his livelihood to a certain degree.
Regimental Courts Martial15th Regiment: Tried & Imprisoned 1 Apr to 4 Sep 1850.
33rd Regiment: Tried & Imprisoned for Disobedience of Orders 11 Mar to 9 Apr 1854.
33rd Regiment: Tried & Imprisoned 20 Nov to 19 Dec 1855.
Three times entered in the Regimental Defaulters Book.
District Courts MartialNone.
General Courts MartialNone.
Discharge date and place17 Jul 1866 Netley.
Length of Service16 years 61 days.
Chelsea Pension ReferenceWO97/1439/120.
Post Discharge ResidenceMallow, County Cork.
Post Discharge Pension District2nd Cork & 2nd West London (1866). 2nd North London (1867). Fremantle 1867- Jun 1868).
Adelaide & Melbourne (1868). Melbourne (to 1878).
Pension Amount10d. per diem.
ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA
ShipNorwood.
Departure and Arrival13 Apr 1867 Portland; 13 Jul 1867 Fremantle.
Status/OccupationEnrolled Pensioner Force.
Land Grant/PurchaseNone in Western Australia.
SubscriptionsNone.
Misc. Newspaper Articles
Departure from WAc. 1868 to Adelaide and Melbourne; vessel unknown.