JEFFERS – Charles 89th Regiment

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Crimean War Medal with Sebastopol Clasp

Turkish Crimea Medal

Name JEFFERS – Charles
Regiment (s) 89th Regiment
Regiment No (s) 1491
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
25th April 1839 / 16 years / Dublin Dublin Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 5¾ in
Fresh / Grey / Brown / slightly pock marked / both little toes slightly contracted
Overseas Service/Duration North America – 10 months
Gibraltar – 8 months
Crimea – 4 months
Length of Service 21 years 23 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Private / 27th May 1862 / Fermoy Barracks Ireland
Campaign Medals Crimean War Medal with Sebastopol Clasp
Turkish Crimean Medal
Intended Residence at Discharge Dublin Ireland
Pension Districts 1862 Limerick
1865 2nd Dublin
1869 Calcutta
Pension Paid 8d per diem
Date of Departure Place
England or Ireland
12th October 1867 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
HOUGOUMONT 9th January 1868
Date/Place of Birth c1823 St George Dublin Dublin Ireland
Date/Place of Baptism Not yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Siblings Not yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage Not yet known
Children by 1st Wife Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper Articles
Departure from Western
Australia
1869 to Calcutta India
Date/Place of Death/Burial May 1870 Calcutta India (possibly)
General Episcopal Burial Ground Chowringhee Calcutta India
Date/Place of Death/Burial –
Wife
Not yet known
Will or Probate None Located
Further Information