McGLOUGHLIN / McLOUGHLIN – Thomas 29th Regiment

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Punjab Medal with Goojerat and Mooltan clasps

Name McGLOUGHLIN (McLOUGHLIN) – Thomas
Regiment (s) 29th Regiment
Regiment No (s) 2405
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
12th March 1845 / 18 years 5 months / Liverpool Lancashire England
Tailor
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 6 in
Sallow / Blue / Brown / Injured in Head
Overseas Service/Duration East Indies – 14 years
Length of Service 21 years 23 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Private / 3rd April 1866 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign Medals Punjab War Medal with Mooltan and Goojerat  clasps
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Newcastle-on-Tyne Lancashire England
Pension Districts 1866 Newcastle-on-Tyne
1871 Melbourne Victoria Australia
Pension Paid 1/0d per diem
1887 Increased to 1/5½d per diem for service in Enrolled Pensioner Force
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
12th October 1867 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
HOUGOUMONT 9th January 1868
Date/Place of Birth c1827 Larragh Birr Kings Ireland
Date/Place of Baptism Not yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
MCGLOUGHLIN (MCLACHLAN) Thomas
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
KENNEDY Bridget
Not yet known
Not yet known
Siblings Not yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
KAIN (CAIN) (CANE) Bridget
B c1838 Ireland
Date/Place of Marriage 21st November 1862 Bridgeton Glasgow Lanarkshire Scotland
Children by 1st Wife Thomas B c1863 Curragh Camp Kildare Ireland
Mary Anne B 29th February 1864 St Paul’s Arran Quay Dublin Ireland
M SHARPE John 1885 Fremantle Western Australia
D 5th May 1936 Nedlands Western Australia
Brigid (Bridget) B c1868 Fremantle Western Australia
O’REILLY Terrance Edward 1894 Fremantle Western Australia
Thomas B c1870 Fremantle Western Australia
Dora B c1872 Fremantle Western Australia
MASON Frederick 1894 Fremantle Western Australia
James B c1875 Fremantle Western Australia
HEFFERNAN Mary 1897 Coolgardie Western Australia
D 9th December 1946 North Fremantle Western Australia
Agnes B c1880 Fremantle Western Australia
Land Grants Western
Australia
North Fremantle Lot 57
2 Acres
Occupation after
Arrival
Tailor
Newspaper Articles
Departure from
Western Australia
Not Applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial 26th August 1884 Fremantle Barracks Fremantle Western Australia
Skinner Street Cemetery Fremantle Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial –
Wife
13th September 1921 Perth Western Australia
Roman Catholic Section Karrakatta Cemetery Western Australia
Will or Probate None Located
Further Information 14th November 1883 appointed member of Enrolled Pensioner Guard. Visited Victoria Australia 1871 with Family of 4. Reason given was to visit family. However no family located. Possibly with intention of living in Victoria. They returned to Western Australia after short period.