EGGAR – Arthur Royal Horse and Field Artillery 4th Battalion

Return to Mermaid EPF List

Click on images to view (if available) a larger image. Use your browser’s Back button to return to site.

NameEGGAR – Arthur
Regiment (s)Royal Horse and Field Artillery 4th Battalion
Regiment Number (s) 390
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
7th July 1834 / 18 years / Portsmouth England
Description – Height
Not yet known
Overseas Service/DurationNot yet known
Length of Service15 years 4 months
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeCorporal / 10th July 1849 / Woolwich Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Not yet known
Pension Districts1849 2nd Portsmouth
1851-1853 Western Australia
Pension Paid9d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
1st February 1851 Falmouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
MERMAID 15th May 1851
Date/Place of Birth1816 Alton Hampshire England
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Date/Place of Birth
EGGAR George
c1786 Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
SiblingsSamuel  B 1815 England
Bap 5th November 1817 Alton Hampshire England
Elizabeth Bap 15th October 1820 Bentley Hampshire England
Jane B 1821 Hampshire England
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Not yet known
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
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Not Applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial17th August 1853 Military Hospital Perth Western Australia
19th August 1853 East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
( Note: death date given there as 18th)
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information1841 Census HO 107/386/3 – Sherfield upon Loddon shows father and siblings