HUNTER – Michael 61st Regiment

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61st South Gloucestershire Regiment

Punjab Medal w 2 clasps e.g. Chilianwala and Goojerat

Perth Barracks – dies Mt Eliza Depot

NameHUNTER – Michael
Regiment (s)61st Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 842
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
26th November 1833 / 17 years / Glasgow Lanarkshire Scotland
Description – Height
5 Ft 6 in
Fair / Grey / Red / None
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies – 7 years 11 months
Length of Service21 years 49 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 22nd September 1857 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsPunjabi Medal with two clasps
Intended Residence at
Bradford Yorkshire England
Pension Districts1857 Halifax
1858-1886 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
26th August 1858 Plymouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
EDWIN FOX 20th November 1858
Date/Place of Birthc1818 Paisley Renfrew Scotland
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 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
Perth Lot H23
0.2.30 acres
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial6th February 1886 Mt. Eliza Depot Perth Western Australia
Church of England Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationReported as Army Deserter 17th January 1836 – surrendered 6th June 1837