DOODY – John 95th Regiment

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Indian Mutiny Medal with Central India Clasp

Crimean War Medal reverse-obverse

Crimean War Medal with Alma clasp



Name DOODY – John
Regiment (s) 95th Regiment
Regiment No (s) 1933
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
21st Aug 1846 / 18 years / Killarney Tralee Kerry Ireland
Description – Height
5 Ft 10 in
Fresh / Grey / Light Brown / Pockmarked
Overseas Service/Duration Hong Kong – 2 years one month
Crimea – 1 year 5 months
India – 9 years 8 months
Length of Service 21 years 22 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Private / 10th Sep 1867 / Pembroke Dock Wales
Campaign Medals Crimean War Medal with Alma Clasp
Indian Mutiny Medal with Central India Clasp
Intended Residence at
London England
Pension Districts 2nd West London
Pension Paid 1/0d per diem
1887 increased to 1/5½d per diem for service in Enrolled Force
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 c1828 Killarney Kerry 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
North Fremantle Lot P66
2 Acres
Occupation after
1883-6 Assistant Light Keeper Rottnest Island
Newspaper Articles
Departure from Western
Not Applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial 17th Oct 1908 Fremantle Western Australia
Roman Catholic Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial –
 Not yet known
Will or Probate None Located
Further Information