FOX – David 12th Regiment

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NameFOX – David
Regiment (s)12th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1030
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
16 April 1836 / 18 years 2 months / Bury St Edmunds Suffolk England
Shoemaker
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 10 in
Not stated / Blue / Light Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationMauritius – 10 years
Western Australia – 3 years 2 months
Length of Service22 years 61 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 15th June 1858 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Mendlesham Suffolk England
Pension Districts1858 Ipswich
1859-1863 Western Australia
Pension Paid9½d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
26th May 1859 Plymouth Devon England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
SULTANA 19th August 1859
Date/Place of BirthNot yet known
Date/Place of Baptism4th October 1818 Mendlesham Suffolk England
Father
Date/Place of Birth
FOX David
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
UNKNOWN Ellen
Not yet known
SiblingsFOX Robert bap 26th May 1816 Mendlesham Suffolk England
FOX John bap 1823 Mendlesham, Suffolk England
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Did not marry
Date/Place of MarriageNot applicable
Children by 1st WifeNone
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not applicable
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not applicable
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesInquirer & Commercial News 13th February 1856 page 2
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial25th August 1863 Colonial Hospital Perth Western Australia
Church of England Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not applicable
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationDavid Fox spent time (1854-57) in Perth Western Australia with the 12th Regiment prior to returning later as an Enrolled Pensioner Guard