BATEMAN – Edward 8th and 15th Dragoons/Hussars

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Name  BATEMAN – Edward
Regiment (s)  8th and 15th Hussars
Regiment Number (s)  662 / 1294
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
 9th October 1839/ 18 years 6 months / London Middlesex England
Description – Height
 5 Ft 7¼ in
Dark / hazel / dark brown / scar on forehead, small burn on left temple and arm, anchor left arm
Overseas Service/Duration  East Indies – 4 years  246 days
Length of Service  12 years  319 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge  Private /  24th August 1852  / Chatham Kent England
Campaign Medals Not yet known
Intended Residence at
Possibly Brompton London England
Pension Districts 1852 Chatham
1853-1854 Western Australia
Pension Paid  8d per diem temporary 3 years until 14 September 1853
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
26th April 1853 departed London England via Cork and Rio de Janeiro
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
ROBERT SMALL  19th August 1853
Date/Place of Birth c1821 Parish of Soberton Portsmouth Hampshire England
Date/Place of Baptism Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Siblings Not yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage Not yet known
Children by 1st Wife Not yet known
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper Articles
Departure from Western
17th March 1854 left colony without permission.  Requires more research may have returned later to Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or Probate None known
Further Information c1854  Left Colony ( Western Australia ) without leave WO23/34