MUIRHEAD – Archibald Royal Artillery 1st Battalion

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Royal Artillery Badge

NameMUIRHEAD – Archibald
Regiment (s)Royal Artillery 1st Battalion
Regiment Number (s)  –
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
28th November 1835 / 18 years /  Glasgow Lanarkshire Scotland
Printer of Calico
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 8¾ in
Fair / Grey / Fair / None
Overseas Service/DurationWest Indies – 5 years 10 months
Gibraltar – 8 years 10 months
Length of Service21 years 182 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeGunner / 26th May 1857 / Woolwich Kent England
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Not stated
Pension Districts1857 1st Portsmouth
1863- Western Australia
Pension Paid10d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
15th March 1863 Portland Dorset England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
CLYDE 29th May 1863
Date/Place of Birthc1817 Glasgow Lanarkshire 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
Did not marry
Date/Place of MarriageNot applicable
Children by 1st WifeNot applicable
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not yet known: still in Western Australia in 1869
Date/Place of Death/BurialNot yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not applicable
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information1869 charged with being drunk and fighting at the Shamrock Hotel Perth

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