GANLEY – John 68th Regiment

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NameGANLEY – John
Regiment (s)68th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1356
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
26th February 1838 / 18 years / Boyle Roscommon Ireland
Description – Height
5 Ft 7 in
Fair / Grey / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationWest Indies – 2 years 4 months
North America – 2 years 10 months
Malta – 3 years 5 months
Turkey and Crimea – 1 year 9 months
Length of Service21 years 89 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 28th June 1859 / Fermoy Ireland
Campaign MedalsCrimea War Medal with Alma Inkermann and Sebastopol clasps
Turkish Crimea Medal
(Ganley’s Crimean War Medals are in the Perth Western Australia Museum collection)
Intended Residence at
Not stated
Pension Districts1859 Longford
1861-1878 Western Australia
Pension Paid11d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
10th November 1860 Portland Dorset England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
PALMERSTON 11th February 1861
Date/Place of Birth1820 Clune Leitrim Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Date/Place of Birth
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Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
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/BurialD 1878 Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
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