BONNER – John 69th Regiment

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Name BONNER – John
Regiment (s) 69th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1102
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
19th September 1836 / 17 years  / Rochester Kent England
Description – Height
5 Ft 5¼ in
Fair / Hazel / Light Brown / None
Overseas Service/Duration West Indies – 1 year 2 months
British North America – 3 years 6 months
Mediterranean – 3 months
Length of Service  14 years 105 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Private / 13th January 1852 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign Medals None
Intended Residence at
Not yet known
Pension Districts 1852 1st Cork
Pension Paid 6d per diem
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 Birth c1819 St Mary’s Athlone Westmeath Ireland
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 Frances B c1846 England
Mary Jane B c1851 Unknown
Rafe or Raphael McTanner B 1861 Perth Western Australia
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper Articles Not yet known
Departure from Western
1865 to South Australia
before 1882 to England
Date/Place of Death/Burial Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or Probate None known
Further Information Between January 1882 and March 1883 Cork Pension district shows in-patient Cork Asylum.  Some information for this man confusing.  Discharge document shows increase in Pension in 1878.  However, all documents in Cork to March 1883 still show pension at 6d per diem.