CAVAN – Edward 86th Regiment

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Indian Mutiny Medal with Central India Clasp

NameCAVAN – Edward
Regiment (s)86th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1625
Date/Age/Place/ Trade or
Profession at Attestation
20th January 1841 / 17 years / Dublin Ireland
Description – Height
5 Ft 7¾ in
Fresh / Blue / Fair / Mark of cut on nose
Overseas ServiceEast Indies – 17 years
Length of Service21 years 32 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 4th March 1862 / Dublin Ireland
Campaign MedalsIndian Mutiny Medal with Clasp Central India
Intended Residence at
Portsmouth England
Pension Districts1862 Southampton and Portsmouth
1863 Southampton
1864 2nd North London
1865 1st East London
Pension Paid10d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
12th October 1867 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
HOUGOUMONT 9th January 1868
Date/Place of Birthc1823 Dunleckney Bagnelstown Carlow Ireland
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 Marriage
Children by 1st WifeNot yet known
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper Articles
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial6th July 1872 Fremantle Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial –
 Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone
Further Information