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Conquest of Scinde Medal
22nd Cheshire Regiment of Foot
86th Regiment


NameBOYLE – Edward
Regiment (s)22nd and 86th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1017 – 22nd Regiment
2995 – 86th Regiment
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
10th December 1836 / 18 years / no place given
Description – Height
5 Ft 7¾ in
Fresh / Grey / Brown / Gunshot wound to left hip
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies – 15 years 11 months
Length of Service22 years 213 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 26th July 1859 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsScinde Campaign Medal 1843 (Meanee 17th February 1843
and Hyderabad 24th March 1843)
Intended Residence at
Not stated
Pension Districts1859 2nd Belfast
1859 Chatham
1864 Tilbury
1865-1877 Western Australia
Pension Paid9½d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
23rd September 1863 Portland Dorset England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
LORD DALHOUSIE 28th December 1865
Date/Place of Birth1818 North Manna Templemore Tipperary Ireland (WO 97)
Date/Place of Baptism30th June 1816
Date/Place of Birth
BOYLE Patrick
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Not yet known
SiblingsGeorge B 1819 Ireland
Arrived WA 1855 per Berkshire with wife and family and farmed York District
D 1890 York Western Australia
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
B 1829 (deduced)
Date/Place of Marriage21st January 1854 Belfast Ireland (Mary Ann Jameson)
Children by 1st WifeEdward John B 1855 Belfast Ireland
M WELSH Elizabeth 1879 Perth Western Australia
D 26th July 1901 West Perth Western Australia
bur Anglican Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Eliza Jane B 11th June 1857 Bombay India
M CAPORN Charles Edward 1st January 1878 Western Australia
D 24th November 1948 Kelmscott Western Australia
bur Wesley Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Mary Ann B 1861 unknown location
M KRUGER/ KRUEGER Fritz 1882 Picton Western Australia
D 12th April 1900 Perth Hospital Western Australia
bur Anglican Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
James Peter Vincent B 1864 Perth Western Australia
Bp 18th September 1864 Perth WA
D 12th April 1902 Perth Western Australia
Bur Karrakatta Cemetery
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
1864 worked for brother George in York Western Australia
Newspaper ArticlesThe West Australian 4 April 1901, page 4 Death notices Mary Ann Kruger.
The Daily News 7 April 1900 page 5 death of Mary Ann Kruger at Perth Hospital.
The West Australian, Tuesday 4 April 1905 page 1
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial8th January 1877 Perth Western Australia
Church of England Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
2nd December 1873 Colonial Hospital Perth Western Australia
Church of England Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information1841 British Army World Wide Index – Location: At sea and camp near Poona, India
1851 British Army World Wide Index – Location: Poona, India
Served campaign in Scinde in 1842 &1843. Present at the defence of the Residency near Hyderabad 15 February 1843.
Present at the battle of Meeanee 17 February 1843.
Present at the battle of Hyderabad 24 March 1843. Served in the campaign under Major Delamotte at Maharatta County in 1844-5.
Present at the taking of the fort at Punhala and Pavangad.
Discharge: Chronic Inflammation of liver the result of 16 years residence in India, worn out and unfit for the duties of a soldier, he is recommended to be invalided to England. Gunshot wound left hip Hyderabad 15 February 1847
Cons 36 Volume 835 page 194.
Letter from the Dean of Perth recommending James Boyle age 10 the son of Pensioner Edward Boyle who is in an advanced state of consumption at the Military Hospital, to the Boys Swan Orphanage.
His daughter aged 17 years is a temporary inmate of the Girls orphanage until she can be forwarded to a situation in York.