MARTIN – John 74th Regiment

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74th Regiment Highlanders

South Africa Medal

NameMARTIN – John
Regiment (s)74th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1511
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
18th July 1838 / 16 years 2 months / Dumfermilne Fife Scotland
Weaver
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 8¼ in
Fair / Grey /Dark Brown / Cicatrix of boil on right side small of back
Overseas Service/DurationCape of Good Hope – 2 years 8 months
East Indies – 5 years 11 months
America – 3 years 9 months
Length of Service21 years 25 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 11th June 1861 / Not stated
Campaign MedalsMedal for service in South Africa
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Dumfermline Scotland
Pension Districts1861 Stirling
1864-1865 Western Australia
1865 South Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
London England date not known
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
CLARA 13th April 1864
Date/Place of Birthc1822 Dumfermline Fife Scotland
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
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
Marriage
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
1865 to South Australia
Date/Place of Death/BurialNot yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information