McELROY – James HEIC Bengal Artillery and 109th Regiment

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EAST INDIA COMPANY

Indian Mutiny Medal – no clasp

Land Grant

NameMcELROY – James
Regiment (s)Honourable East India Company Bengal Artillery and 109th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) HEIC Discharge No.  712
109th Regiment – 533
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
HEIC – 11th December 1849 / 20 years / Ballydown near Banbridge Down Ireland
109th Regiment – 28th December 1859 / Not yet known
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 8 in
Fair / Blue / Light Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationHEIC and 109th total 17 years 10 months
Length of ServiceHEIC –  13 years 147 days
109th Regiment – 7 years 356 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeHEIC – Sergeant / 29th October 1859 / Not yet known
109th Regiment – Sergeant / 27th April 1869 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsIndian Mutiny with one clasp – not known which clasp
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Banbridge Down Ireland
Pension Districts1869 Newry
1873 Greenwich
1874 Western Australia
Pension Paid9d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
1st November 1873 Gravesend England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
NAVAL BRIGADE 18th February 1874
Date/Place of Birthc1829 Aughadeog Banbridge Down Ireland
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
Perth Wanneroo Road Lot Y268
0.3.6 acres
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/BurialNot yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information