|PERSONAL DETAILS||William TONRY
Name variations: Toamy, Tomy, Torney.
|Birth date and place||c. 1824 Kilglass, Strokestown, Roscommon, Ireland.|
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|Civil Census Residences
England, Wales & Scotland
|Brecon Barracks, Brenconshire, Wales (1851).|
|Physical Description||Height: 6 ft. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: grey. Hair: light brown.|
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|Regiment(s)||19th (1st Yorkshire North Ryding) Regiment.|
|Regiment No. and Rank||#2387 Private.|
|Attestation date and place||19 Oct 1848 Castlebar, Mayo.|
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||Crimea War Medal clasp Alma. Turkish Crimea Medal.|
|Casualty/Medical||Rendered unfit for service from a severe cannister [sic] shot in right thigh producing permanent lameness and contraction in consequence of severe lesion of the flexors of the leg.
Unfit for further service [Chatham 26 Apr 1855].
|Regimental Courts Martial||None.|
|District Courts Martial||None.|
|General Courts Martial||None.|
|Discharge date and place||24 Jul 1855 Chatham.|
|Length of Service||6 years 279 days.|
|Chelsea Pension Reference||WO97/1455/92.|
|Post Discharge Residence||Not stated.|
|Post Discharge Pension District||Roscommon (1855). 1st East London (1862). Melbourne (1865). Adelaide (1874).|
|Pension Amount||9d. per diem.
|ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA|
|Departure and Arrival||16 Mar 1862 Portland; 09 Jun 1862 Fremantle.|
|Status/Occupation||Enrolled Pensioner Force.|
|Land Grant/Purchase||None in Western Australia.|
|Subscriptions||Lancashire Relief Fund 1863.|
|Misc. Newspaper Articles||Inquirer & Commercial News 25 Feb 1863.
SA Border Watch 30 Aug 1873.
Port Augusta Dispatch 31 Aug 1878.
SA Police Gazette 21 Jan 1880.
SA Chronicle Weekly Mail 28 Feb 1880.
|Departure from WA||Left for Melbourne, Victoria c. 1865, date and vessel unknown.|