ALLEN – William 13th Regiment

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NameALLEN – William
Regiment (s)13th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 3342
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
28th November 1854 / 17 years 11 months / Clonmel Tipperary Ireland
Description – Height
5 Ft 6 in
Fresh / Blue / Dark Brown / Gun shot wound left arm
Overseas Service/DurationMalta – 4 months
Crimea – 3 months
Gibraltar – 3 months
Cape of Good Hope – 1 year
East Indies – 2 years 3 months
Length of Service5 years 196 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 10th July 1860 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsWent to Crimea but did not receive medal
Indian Mutiny Medal (1857-59)
Intended Residence at
Not stated
Pension Districts1860 Clonmel
1862-1864 Western Australia
1865- March 1865 South Australia
Pension Paid8d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
16th March 1862 Portland Dorset England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
NORWOOD 9th June 1862
Date/Place of Birth1835  St Mary’s Clonmel Tipperary Ireland
Date/Place of Baptism2nd December 1835 Clonmel Tipperary Ireland
Date/Place of Birth
ALLEN Thomas
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
BURKE Brenda
Not yet known
17th September 1834 St. Mary’s Clonmel Tipperary Ireland
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
B 1844 Bunbury Western Australia
Date/Place of Marriage2nd October 1864 Perth Western Australia (RC)
Children by 1st WifeNone known
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
CUNNINGHAM James – 51st Regiment discharged from Army in Perth Western Australia 4th March 1847
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper Articles9th October 1864 Inquirer and Commercial News (WA) – page 2
12th October 1885 Express & Telegraph Adelaide (Funeral Notice)
Departure from Western
9th October 1864 W Allen and wife left Western Australia on board “Sea Ripple” for South Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial10th October 1885 Adelaide SA (lived North Adelaide)
12th October 1885 Roman Catholic Section West Terrace Adelaide Cemetery South Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
24th or 26th August 1914 West Terrace Adelaide South Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information13th August 1907 Elizabeth Allen living at Penny Place Adelaide (Royal Adelaide Hospital Admission information No. 1819)