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O’BRIEN – Timothy 89th and 87th Regiment

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89th Regment Royal Irish Fusiliers Cap Badge
87th Regiment Colours
Indian Mutiny Medal
NameO’BRIEN – Timothy
Regiment (s)89th and 87th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) – / 3175
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
1st March 1851 / 24 years / Dublin Ireland
Description – Height
5 Ft 6¾ in
Fresh / Grey / Sandy / None
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies – 8 years 5 months
China – 1 year 2 months
Gibraltar – 1 year 8 months
Malta – 4 years 1 month
Length of Service21 years 48 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 16th April 1872 / Chichester England
Campaign MedalsIndian Mutiny Medal
Intended Residence at
Chatham Kent England
Pension Districts1872 Chatham
1874 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d 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 Birthc1827 Kilnaboy Corofin Clare 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
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
Not yet known
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial20th May 1874 Perth Western Australia
East Perth Cemeteries Western Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationBritish Army Worldwide index
1861 Timothy O’Brien 3175 Private 87th foot location Ret from China
1871 Timothy O’Brien 3175 Private 87th Foot location Malta
Discharge at own request at termination of second period of limited engagement