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FIELD – James 13th Light Dragoons

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13th Dragoons – Hussars
NameFIELD – James
Regiment (s)13th Light Dragoons
Regiment Number (s) 772
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
5th November 1835 / 19 years / Leeds Yorkshire England
Description – Height
5 Ft 7½ in
Fair / Grey / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies – 3 years 6 months
Length of Service17 years 355 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 25th October 1853 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Liverpool England
Pension Districts1853 Leeds
1854 Hull
1854 Leeds
1857 York
1857 Canada West
1858 Leeds
1858 – 1861 Western Australia
1861 – 1862 New South Wales
1871 – 1897 Queensland
Pension Paid7d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
5th March 1858 Plymouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
LORD RAGLAN 1st June 1858
Date/Place of Birthc1816 Horbury Wakefield Yorkshire England
Date/Place of BaptismBp 11 October 1818 Horbury Yorkshire
Date/Place of Birth
FIELD George
Date/Place of Birth
M 12 January 1807 Wakefield Yorkshire
SiblingsMartha bp 3 January 1808 Horbury
Ann bp 25 December 1810 Horbury
William bp 12 August 1813 Horbury
Jane bp 2 June 1816 Horbury
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 ArticlesThe Brisbane Courier Thursday 18th February 1897 page 3 Death
Departure from Western
1861 to New South Wales
1871 to Queensland
Date/Place of Death/Burial12 February 1897 Dunwich Benevolent Asylum Queensland
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information1851 Census James Field was at Leith, Midlothian, Scotland he was unmarried age 35 born 1816 York England and was a private, soldier.
Discharge was due to varicose veins in his right leg making him unfit for service
British Army, Worldwide Index
1841 772 13th Dragoons location Canterbury and Margate
1851 Edinburgh