HOWARD – Michael 10th Regiment

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10th Regiment Lincolnshire Cap Badge

Sutlej Medal

Punjab Medal

Indian Mutiny Medal

NameHOWARD – Michael
Regiment (s)10th Regiment
Regiment Number (s)905
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
27th January 1838 / 18 years / Fermoy Ireland
Description – Height
No details provided
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies -16 years 2 months
Length of Service21 years 272 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 25th October 1859 / no place recorded
Campaign MedalsSutlej Campaign Medal 1845-6
Punjab Campaign Medal 1848-9
India Mutiny Medal 1857-1858
Intended Residence at
Not stated
Pension Districts1859 Clonmel
1861-1890 Western Australia
Pension Paid8d 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 Lismore Waterford 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
UNKNOWN Catherine
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
Granted Freshwater Bay Location 1074
12 acres and 4 roods
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesDaily News Saturday 21st June 1890 – page 3
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial16th June 1890 Mt. Eliza Depot Perth Western Australia
East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationWife mentioned in Colonial Office communication regarding support from Michael Howard’s pension payments