HAWKINS – John Royal Artillery 2nd Battery

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Royal Artillery Badge

NameHAWKINS – John
Regiment (s)Royal Artillery 2nd Battery
Regiment Number (s)
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
26th March 1831 / 18 years 3 months / Dublin Dublin Ireland
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 9½ in
Fair / Dark Brown / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationGibraltar – 1 year 11 months
Length of Service21 years 113 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeGunner and Driver / 13th July 1852 / Woolwich Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Not yet known
Pension Districts1852 Omagh
1856-1859 Western Australia
1859 South Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
5th June 1856 Plymouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
RUNNYMEDE 7th September 1856
Date/Place of Birthc1813 Capugh Omagh Tyrone Ireland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
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
SALTER Mary A.
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
Marriage
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
1859 to South Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial1885 Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
1895 Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information