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BROPHY – James 6th and 41st Regiment

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41st Regiment
6th Regiment


Name BROPHY – James
Regiment (s)6th and 41st Regiment
Regiment Number (s) ? / 1553
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
5th March 1839 / 22 years / Leeds Yorkshire England
Stuff Weaver
Description – Height
5 Ft 5¾ in
Dark / Grey / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies –
Afghanistan – total period 3 years 11 months
Length of Service15 years 19 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 29th May 1854 / Templemore Tipperary Ireland
Campaign MedalsAfghanistan Medal
Intended Residence at
Not yet known
Pension Districts1854 Jersey
1855 – 60 Western Australia
1860 – 1875 2nd Manchester
Pension Paid7d per diem Temporary Pension 3 years
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
16th April 1855 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
ADELAIDE 18th July 1855
Date/Place of Birthc1817 Avolie Mount Mellick Queens County Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeNot yet known
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
1860 to England
Date/Place of Death/BurialNot yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationTemporary pension extended for 1-year periods from 23rd June 1857 to 1863.  23rd February 1864 given permanent pension.