DUTHIE – John 95th Regiment

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Alma Clasp for Crimean War Medal

Crimean War Medal with Sebastopol Clasp

Indian Mutiny Medal with Central India Clasp

Name DUTHIE – John
Regiment (s) 95th Regiment
Regiment No (s) 1667
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
25th Jul 1845 / 17 years 2 months / Saxby Leicester England
Brush Maker
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 ft 5¾ in
Fair / Hazel / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/Duration China – 3 years 8 months
Crimea – 2 years 3 months
India – 9 years 4 months
Length of Service 21 years 109 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Private / 11th June 1867 / Netley Hampshire England
Campaign Medals Crimean War Medal with Alma Balaklava and Sebastopol Clasps
Indian Mutiny Medal with Central India Clasp
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Westminster London England
Pension Districts 1867 2nd West London
Pension Paid 1/0d 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 c1828 All Saints Newcastle-on-Tyne Northumberland England
Date/Place of Baptism Not yet Unknown
Father
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet Unknown
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet Unknown
Siblings Not yet Unknown
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Not yet Unknown
Date/Place of Marriage
Children by 1st Spouse Not yet Known
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper Articles Inquirer and Commercial News Perth Wednesday 14th July 1875 – page 2
Departure from Western
Australia
Not Applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial 17th June 1875 Western Australia drowned in Swan River
Date/Place of Death/Burial –
Wife
 Not yet known
Will or Probate None Located
Further Information Some confusion as to which actual clasps were issued for Crimean War Medal. Some quote as above others state Inkerman instead of Balaklava. Further research required.