McDONOUGH – Thomas 50th Regiment

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50th Regiment Cap Badge

Crimean War Medal

Turkish Crimea Medal

NameMcDONOUGH – Thomas
Regiment (s)50th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 3128
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
24th March 1848 / 17 years 6 months / Warrington Lancashire England
Description – Height
5 Ft 6¼ in
Fresh / Grey / Brown
Overseas Service/DurationCrimea – duration not known
Length of Service6 years 283 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 3rd July 1855 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsCrimea War Medal
Turkish Crimea Medal
Intended Residence at
Not yet known
Pension Districts1855 Preston
1862 Bermuda
1863-1870 Western Australia
Pension Paid9d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
30th October 1862 Gravesend England (via Bermuda)
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
MERCHANTMAN 15th February 1863
Date/Place of Birth23rd September 1830 Killumatrainy near Ballyfarnon Sligo 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
c1829 Lancashire England
Date/Place of MarriageMarch 1853 Preston Lancashire England
Children by 1st WifeMary B June 1856 Preston Lancashire England
Mary B September 1857 Preston Lancashire England
M BLACK Henry (possibly) 1873 Western Australia
Margaret Ann B c1859 Preston Lancashire England
M KEARTON Christopher 1894 Perth Western Australia
D 1941 Kingston South Australia
Patrick Edward B c1862 Preston Lancashire England
John B c1865 bap 23rd January 1865 Perth Western Australia
Frederick or Ferdinand B 13th February 1867 Perth Western Australia
M REILLY Catherine 11th January 1891 Guildford Western Australia
D 11th December 1915 Midland Western Australia
bur Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Bridget Helen B 19th December 1868 Perth Western Australia
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial19th June 1870 Perth Western Australia
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
23rd March 1920 Subiaco Western Australia
Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information