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KENNY / KENNEY – James 10th 64th and 75th Regiment

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10th Regiment Lincolnshire
64th Regiment Colours
75th Regiment Stirlingshre
Punjab Medal w two clasps e.g. Chilianwala and Goojerap
Indian Mutiny with Delhi and Lucknow clasps
NameKENNY / KENNEY – James
Regiment (s)10th 64th and 75th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 2057 /2057/715
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
5 March 1844 / 19 years /  Kilkenny Kilkenny Ireland
Description – Height
5 Ft 10 in
Fresh / Grey / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies – 16 years 263 days
Length of Service18 years 36 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 29th April 1862 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsPunjab Campaign Medal with 2 clasps
Indian Mutiny Medal with Lucknow and Delhi clasps
Intended Residence at
Loughrea Galway Ireland
Pension Districts1862 Kilkenny
1865-1876 Western Australia
Pension Paid7d 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 Ballinakill Woodford Galway 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
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
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial1st February 1876 Fremantle Western Australia
Roman Catholic Section East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationBritish Army Worldwide Index:
1851 James Kenny 2057 Private 10th Foot location Wazirabad
1861 James Kenny 715 Private 75th Foot location Fort William-Calcutta East Indies
Discharge due to chronic disease of the liver attributed to long residence in a tropical climate and malaria