COATES – George Rifle Brigade 1st Battalion

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NameCOATES – George
Regiment (s)Rifle Brigade 1st Battalion
Regiment Number (s) 985
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
22nd September 1831 / 21 years 8 months / London Middlesex England
Shoemaker
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 6½ in
Fresh / Hazel / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationNorth America – 4 years 1 month
Length of Service21 years 188 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 28th June 1853 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
16 Paradise Buildings Lambeth England
Pension Districts1853 South London
1854-1856 Western Australia
1856-1857 South Australia
1857-1859 Victoria
Pension Paid1/0d 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 Birthc1810 St. Giles Camberwell London England
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
UNKNOWN Hannah
c1814 Camberwell Surrey England
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
Marriage
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
1856 to South Australia
1857 to Victoria
Date/Place of Death/Burial17th November 1859 Victoria
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationWO23 has comments about wife being disembarked Tilbury Fort and not permitted to travel with husband.