CALSON – John Royal Marines Woolwich Division 32nd Company

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NameCALSON – John
Regiment (s)Royal Marines Woolwich Division 32nd Company
Regiment Number (s) 6337
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
5th December 1827 / 18 years / Manchester England
Description – Height
5 Ft 6½ in
Fresh / Hazel / Black / None
Overseas Service/DurationTyne – 4th November 1830 to 6th October 1832
Rodney – 7th September 1835 to 14th May 1840
Caledonia  – 6th November 1840 to 11th August 1841
Caledonia – 11th September 1841 to 3rd November 1843
Length of Service21 years 6 months
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 6th September 1848 / Woolwich Kent England
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Not stated
Pension Districts1848 2nd North London
1849 Salisbury
1849 2nd East London
1850 1st Manchester
1851 2nd East London
1852 Deptford
1854-1860 Western Australia
1860 – 75 South Australia
Pension Paid£15.4.0 per annum
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
5th May 1854 Plymouth England via Gibraltar
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
RAMILLIES 7th August 1854
Date/Place of Birthc1809 Haslingdon Lancashire England
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
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 ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
1860 to South Australia
Date/Place of Death/BurialNot yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationStill being paid pension in South Australia in 1875