HARRIS / HARRISS – William 39th and 53rd Regiment

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39th Regiment

53rd Regiment Shropshire Colours

NameHARRIS / HARRISS – William
Regiment (s)39th and 53rd Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1131 – 39th Regiment
2443 – 53rd Regiment
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
7th March 1839 / 20 years 3 months / London Middlesex England
Description – Height
5 Ft 6 in
Fresh / Hazel / Black / None
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies – 11 years 1 month
Length of Service12 years 138 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeCorporal / 22nd July 1851 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Newsbreech Whitechapel London England
Pension Districts1851 1st East London
1854-1863 Western Australia
1864-1875 South Australia
Pension Paid6d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
5th May 1854 Plymouth England via Gibraltar
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
RAMILLIES 7th August 1854
Date/Place of Birthc1819 Whitechapel London England
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
SiblingsNot yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage20th August 1857 Not yet known
Children by 1st WifeAnn B 1858 Not yet known
D 1859 Not 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
Police Constable in 1850’s in Western Australia
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
26th March 1860 to South Australia with wife per Waitemata
Date/Place of Death/Burial18th June 1875 Adelaide South Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNot yet known
Further Information