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LYNCH – James 81st Regiment

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81st Regiment Colours
NameLYNCH – James
Regiment (s)81st Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 991
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
5 August 1835 / 18 years /  No place recorded
Description – Height
5 Ft 8 in
Fresh / Blue / Light Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationGibraltar – 1 year
West Indies – 3 years 6 months
Canada – 4 years 1 month
East Indies – 11 months
Length of Service21 years 6 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 9th September 1856 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Lucan Dublin Ireland
Pension Districts1856 2nd Dublin
1859-1860 Western Australia
1861-1883 New South Wales
Pension Paid8d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
26th May 1859 Plymouth Devon England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
SULTANA 19th August 1859
Date/Place of Birth1817 Lucan Dublin 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
Did not marry
Date/Place of MarriageNot applicable
Children by 1st WifeNot applicable
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Late 1860 / early 1861 unknown ship
Date/Place of Death/BurialPossibly 1883 Sydney New South Wales
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not applicable
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationBritish Army Worldwide Index
1841 James Lynch Private 991 81st Foot location Trinidad
1851 James Lynch Private 991 81st Foot location Templemore Ireland
Discharge: He was a great sufferer from repeated and severe attacks of diarrhoea and dysentery