|PERSONAL DETAILS||John TURNER|
|Birth date and place||c. 1831 Bethnal Green, Middlesex.|
|Baptism date and place|
|Civil Census Residences
England, Wales & Scotland
|Occupations pre-WA||Tailor or Weaver.|
|Physical Description||Height: 5 ft. 5 ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: blue. Hair: light brown.|
|Marriage date and place||1st: 7 Apr 1852 Saul Parish, Downpatrick, County Down, Ireland.
2nd: 1877 Fremantle, Western Australia.
|Spouse||1st: Mary Ann TORNEY (widow of Daniel Sedgwick) d. July 1868.
2nd: Sarah Ann NASH.
|Children||Esther Alice Sedgwick (step-daughter), b. 1849 Brightside, Yorkshire West Riding.|
|Death date and place||14 Aug 1890 York Hospital, Western Australia.|
|Burial date and place|
|Will and Probate||None.|
|Death Notices and Obituaries||WA Record 21 Aug 1890.|
|Regiment(s)||90th Highland Regiment, Perthshire Volunteers.|
|Regiment No. and Rank||#3850 Private.|
|Attestation date and place||6 Dec 1854 Westminster, Middlesex.|
|Service/Campaigns||Malta 1 month.
Crimea 11 months.
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||Crimea War Medal. Turkish Crimea Medal.|
|Casualty/Medical||Suffers from the effects of a wound received on the attack on the Redan Sep 8th 1855.
Not aggravated by vice or misconduct.
Unfit for further service, having received a perforating flesh gunshot wound, left thigh [Chatham Oct 11 1856].
|Regimental Courts Martial||None.|
|District Courts Martial||None.|
|General Courts Martial||None.|
|Discharge date and place||18 November 1856 Chatham.|
|Length of Service||1 year 349 days.|
|Chelsea Pension Reference||WO97/1655/120.|
|Post Discharge Residence||Mile End, Newtown, London.|
|Post Discharge Pension District||1st East London (1856). 2nd Perth (1863). New Zealand (1874). Adelaide (Jan 1876). Western Australia (Jul 1876).|
|Pension Amount||8d. per diem.
|ARRIVAL AND LIFE IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA|
|Departure and Arrival||15 Mar 1863 Plymouth; 29 May 1863 Fremantle.|
|Status/Occupation||Enrolled Pensioner Force.|
|Land Grant/Purchase||1 Apr 1884 Perth Lot H29 (grant).|
|Misc. Newspaper Articles||Eastern Districts Chronicle 24 & 31 Jan 1855.|
|Departure from WA||Left c. 1874 for New Zealand; date and vessel unknown.|