CAVAN – Edward 86th Regiment

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Indian Mutiny Medal with Central India Clasp

Name CAVAN – 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 Service East Indies – 17 years
Length of Service 21 years 32 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Private / 4th March 1862 / Dublin Ireland
Campaign Medals Indian Mutiny Medal with Clasp Central India
Intended Residence at
Portsmouth England
Pension Districts 1862 Southampton and Portsmouth
1863 Southampton
1864 2nd North London
1865 1st East London
Pension Paid 10d 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 Birth c1823 Dunleckney Bagnelstown Carlow 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
Children by 1st Wife Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper Articles
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial 6th July 1872 Fremantle Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial –
 Not yet known
Will or Probate None
Further Information