CANNON – John 1st Life Guards

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1st Regiment of Life Guards Cavalry Cap Badge

NameCANNON – John
Regiment (s)1st Life Guards
Regiment Number (s) 534
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
3rd November 1834 / 19 years 11 months / Windsor Berkshire England
Description – Height
6 Ft 0 in
Fair / Blue / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationNone
Length of Service2 years 223 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeTrooper / 13th June 1837 / Not yet known
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
None Stated
Pension Districts1854 Wales East
1854 Tilbury Fort
1854-1855 Western Australia
1855-1875 South Australia
Pension Paid6d per diem
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 Birthc1814 Shalbourn Hungerford Wiltshire 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
1855 to South Australia
Date/Place of Death/BurialNot yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationRica Erickson has comment in Dictionaries about CANNON J. with wife and 2 children to South Australia 1st November 1855 per “Vivid”

Still being paid pension in South Australia 1875