BARRETT – Richard HEIC 2nd Bengal Fusiliers

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Indian Mutiny Medal with Delhi Clasp

NameBARRETT – Richard
Regiment (s)Honourable East India Company 2nd Bengal Fusiliers
Regiment Number (s) Discharge No. 2004
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
12th December 1855 / 15 years /  Dublin Ireland
Shoemaker
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
Not yet known
Overseas Service/DurationHEIC
Length of Service2 years
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 11th August 1858 / India
Campaign MedalsIndian Mutiny Medal with  Delhi clasp
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Sligo Ireland
Pension Districts1858 Sligo
Pension Paid1/3d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
7th April 1866 Portland Dorset England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
BELGRAVIA 4th July 1866
Date/Place of Birth1840 Castlebar Mayo Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
MILMORE Mary
Not yet known
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeWinifred Mary B 19th July 1866 Fremantle Western Australia
M Not yet known
D Not yet known
Peter Dudley (Douglas) B Not yet known
M MOYNS Ann (Annie) 13th April 1884 Fremantle Western Australia
D 1933 Perth Western Australia
Thomas Bernard B 4th June 1869 Fremantle Western Australia
M Not yet known
D Not yet known
Mary (no father cited) (tentative) B 3rd October 1873 Perth Western Australia
D 24th March 1872
Richard B Not yet known
Charles or John Edward B 22nd January 1874 Fremantle Western Australia
M Not yet known
D Not yet known
Alfred William B 23rd June 1878 Fremantle Western Australia
M Not yet known
D Not yet known
Henry Walter  (no father cited) B 29th June 1881 Perth Western Australia
M Not yet known
D Not yet known
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
3rd March 1886 granted Koojee Cockburn Sound Lot P10
20 acres
Occupation after
Arrival
Temporary Assistant Warder
Messenger for West Australian Bank Fremantle
Newspaper ArticlesLondon Gazette 23rd February 1858 – page 925
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial23rd September 1891 Fremantle Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateCopy of will and probate available SROWA Cons 3458 Item 1891/263
Further Information1856 travelled to India (for service in HEIC) on Cambodia
31st March 1887 present at Enrolled Guard disbandment1st December 1869 purchased Fremantle Lot S30, 5 acres @ £1 per acre