McGEE – Joseph Rifle Brigade

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Rifle Brigade Cap Badge

NameMcGEE – Joseph
Regiment (s)Rifle Brigade
Regiment Number (s) 2886
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
15th August 1850 / 16 years / Newry Down Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 6.1/8 in
Sallow / Hazel / Brown / Gunshot wound to left hand
Overseas Service/DurationCape of Good Hope – 2nd January 1852 to 9th November 1853
Length of Service3 years 329 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 10th July 1855 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
None stated
Pension Districts1855 Newry
1861 2nd Glasgow
1861 Newry
1864-1865 Western Australia
1865 South Australia
Pension Paid8d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
London England date not known
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
CLARA 1864 13th April 1864
Date/Place of Birthc1834 Newry 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
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