DOYLE – John 13th and 55th Regiment

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55th Westmorland Regiment of Foot

Obituary – Doyle John Western Mail 15 October 1904


NameDOYLE – John
Regiment (s)13th and 55th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 2712 / 3420
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
24th July 1849 / 18 years /  Liverpool England
Description – Height
5 Ft 7½ in
Fresh / Dark Grey / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationGibraltar – 2 years 11 months
Turkey – 1 year 7 months
Length of Service6 years 39 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 8th April 1856 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Dublin Ireland
Pension Districts1856 2nd Dublin
1865-1904 Western Australia
Pension Paid9d per diem
1887 Increased to 1/3d per diem for service in Enrolled Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
26th May 1865 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
RACEHORSE 10th August 1865
Date/Place of Birthc1831 Lucan Dublin Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Date/Place of Birth
DOYLE Patrick
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
MURRAY Catherine
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage1868 Northam Western Australia
Children by 1st WifeRobert John B 1868 Northam Western Australia
Burnard or Bernard James B 1870 Northam Western Australia
M JONES Matilda Jane 1900 Coolgardie Western Australia
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
Perth Town Lot 144Y
0.2.28 acres
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesThe West Australian Perth Thursday 6th October 1904 – page 1
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial6th October 1904 Fremantle Western Australia
Roman Catholic Section Fremantle Cemetery Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationReputed to have had six children.  More research required.