GLASGOW – William Royal Artillery 6th Battery

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Royal Artillery Badge

NameGLASGOW – William
Regiment (s)Royal Artillery 6th Battery
Regiment Number (s) 2807?
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
13th March 1804 / 17 years / Not yet known
Weaver
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 feet 6 inches
Fair / Blue / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationNot yet known
Length of Service17 years 151 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeGunner / 31st May 1822 / Not yet known
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
In discharge he received marching money to Stewartstown the place of his original enlistment £1/15/3 (one pound fifteen shillings and 3 pence) also a ticket for a sea passage.
Pension DistrictsPrior 1845 Charlemont Armagh Ireland
1860 – 66 Ballymena Antrim Ireland
Pension Paid7d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
16th April 1855 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
ADELAIDE 18th July 1855
Date/Place of BirthNot yet known
Date/Place of Baptismc1787 Derylarn Stewartstown Tyrone Ireland
Father
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
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
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
1860 to Ireland
Date/Place of Death/Burial6th September 1866 Ballymena Antrim Ireland
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information1 year’s service not counted in final service.  1 year underage at 17 years.