HOPPER – Martin 28th and 86th Regiment

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28th Regiment North Gloucestershire Colours

86th Regiment

Indian Mutiny Medal Central India Clasp

NameHOPPER – Martin
Regiment (s)28th and 86th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) – / 2675
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
6th July 1844 / 19 years / Dublin Ireland
Description – Height
5 Ft 7 in
Sallow / Blue / Fair / None
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies – 14 years 7 months
Length of Service18 years 308 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 14th July 1863 / Dublin Ireland
Campaign MedalsIndian Mutiny Medal with Central India clasp
Intended Residence at
Clonmel Ireland
Pension Districts1863 Clonmel
1865-1868 Western Australia
Pension Paid9d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
30th September 1865 Portland Dorset England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
VIMIERA 22nd December 1865
Date/Place of Birth1825 Mullingar Westmeath Ireland
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
SULLIVAN Margaret or Mary
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage3rd August 1859 Waterford Ireland
Children by 1st WifeJohn or Joseph B 26th July 1863 Ireland
Father of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother of 1st wife
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
1st Husband of WifeDUTTON Joseph – Royal Artillery 6th Battalion 3rd Brigade  arrived Hougoumont 1868
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 2nd HusbandNone known
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial10th September 1868 Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
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