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- Sullivan, John
|PERSONAL DETAILS||John SULLIVAN|
|Birth date and place||14 Dec 1831 St Finbars, Cork, Cork, Ireland.|
|Baptism date and place|
|Civil Census Residences|
England, Wales & Scotland
|See Muster below (1861).|
Assistant Warder, Chatham Prison.
|Physical Description||Height: 5 ft. 8 ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: hazel. Hair: sandy.|
|Marriage date and place||Married. Date & place unknown.|
|Death date and place||After December 1881.|
|Burial date and place|
|Will and Probate|
|Death Notices and Obituaries|
|Regiment(s)||6th Dragoon Guards (Carabineers/Carabiniers).|
|Regiment No. and Rank||#1123 Private.|
|Attestation date and place||14 Aug 1851 Ballincollig, Cork.|
12 Aug 1863 re-engaged at Westminister for a further 12 years and one day.
|Service/Campaigns||The Crimea & Turkey 10 months.|
The East Indies 4 years 2 months.
|Musters||1861 on board ship from Meerut, East Indiex [WO12-382].|
|Promotions||Private to Corporal 2 Jan 1862.|
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||Crimea War Medal clasp Sebastopol. Turkish Crimea Medal.|
Indian Mutiny Medal.
Three Good Conduct Badges.
|Regimental Courts Martial||None.|
|District Courts Martial||None.|
|General Courts Martial||None.|
|Discharge date and place||10 Nov 1865 Hounslow.|
|Length of Service||14 years 89 days.|
|Chelsea Pension Reference||WO97/1123/1755.|
WO131/042 Deferred Pension Examination November 1865.
|Post Discharge Residence||Hoopers Post Office, Great Russell Street, Covent Garden, London.|
|Post Discharge Pension District|
|Pension Amount||Deferred Pension of 4d. per diem when attaining 50 years of age (granted 14 Dec 1881).|
|ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA|
|Departure and Arrival||16 Oct 1866 Portsmouth; 22 Dec 1866 Fremantle.|
|Status/Occupation||Assistant Warder (see sidebar).|
|Land Grant/Purchase||None in Western Australia.|
|Misc. Newspaper Articles|
Departure from WA
Dep. Fremantle c. 1870 to Eastern States or Calcutta.