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LAWRIE – John 45th and 27th Regiment

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45th Regiment Nottinghamshire Sherwood Foresters
27th Regiment Inniskilling Crest
NameLAWRIE – John
Regiment (s)45th and 27th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 981 / 2000
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
24th October 1834 / 18 years 3 months / Edinburgh Scotland
Description – Height
5 Ft 7 in
Fresh / Blue / Light Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies – 1 year 173 days
Gibraltar – 1 year 274 days
Cape of Good Hope – 1 year 272 days
Montevideo – 298 days
Length of Service13 years 154 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 22nd August 1848 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Dunbar Haddington Scotland
Pension Districts1848 Edinburgh
1854 Newcastle
1858-1876 Western Australia
Pension Paid8d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
5th March 1858 Plymouth England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
LORD RAGLAN 1st June 1858
Date/Place of Birthc1816 Innerwick Dunbar Haddington 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
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial2nd March 1876 Western Australia
East Perth Cemetery
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationBritish Army, Worldwide index
1841 John Lawrie 981 45th Foot location Belfast
Discharge: Due to impaired vision and broken constitution.
WO23 documents show June 1849 pension suspended while in prison. 1850 reinstated after release from prison. No further information
1851 Scottish Census states LAWRIE John as ‘married’ no other information currently available. There is no indication John Lawrie’s wife accompanied him to Western Australia.