FOX – David 12th Regiment

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Name FOX – 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
Description – Height
5 Ft 10 in
Not stated / Blue / Light Brown / None
Overseas Service/Duration Mauritius – 10 years
Western Australia – 3 years 2 months
Length of Service 22 years 61 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Private / 15th June 1858 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign Medals None
Intended Residence at
Mendlesham Suffolk England
Pension Districts 1858 Ipswich
1859-1863 Western Australia
Pension Paid 9½d 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 Birth Not yet known
Date/Place of Baptism 4th October 1818 Mendlesham Suffolk England
Date/Place of Birth
FOX David
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Siblings FOX 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 Marriage Not applicable
Children by 1st Wife None
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not applicable
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not applicable
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper Articles Inquirer & Commercial News 13th February 1856 page 2
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial 25th August 1863 Colonial Hospital Perth Western Australia
Church of England Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not applicable
Will or Probate None known
Further Information David Fox spent time (1854-57) in Perth Western Australia with the 12th Regiment prior to returning later as an Enrolled Pensioner Guard