McMAHON – John 41st Regiment

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Name McMAHON – John
Regiment (s) 41st Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 2445
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
17th May 1848 / 21 years / Buttevant Cork Ireland
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 8¾ in
Fresh / Blue / Sandy / Grape shot wound on left arm
Overseas Service/Duration Ionian Islands – 1 year 11 months
Malta – 1 year 1 month
Turkey – 5 months
Crimea – 1 year 2 months
Length of Service 8 years 186 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Private / 18th November 1856 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign Medals Crimea War Medal with Alma Inkerman and Sebastopol clasps
Turkish Crimea Medal
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Rhineana (near Newmarket-on-Fergus) County Clare Ireland
Pension Districts 1857 Ennis
1862-1864 Western Australia
Pension Paid 8d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
16th March 1862 Portland Dorset England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
NORWOOD 9th June 1862
Date/Place of Birth 1827 Renamia (Rhineana) New Market Clare Ireland
Date/Place of Baptism Not yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
Not yet known
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Siblings Not yet known
1st Wife
Date of Birth or Baptism
Did not marry
Date/Place of Marriage Not applicable
Land Grants Western
Australia
None
Occupation after
Arrival
Not yet known
Newspaper Articles Perth Gazette 29th January 1864 (Greenough Fire Fund)
Departure from Western
Australia
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial 18th July 1864 Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not applicable
Will or Probate None known
Further Information