PEDIE – James 71st Regiment

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71st Regiment Highland Light Infantry Colours

Crimean War Medal

Turkish Crimea Medal

NamePEDIE – James
Regiment (s)71st Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1338
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
18th October 1839 / 17 years 11 months/ Midlothian Scotland
Description – Height
5 Ft 6 in
Fair / Grey / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationCanada – 2 years 5 months
West Indies – 3 years 2 months
Corfu – 1 year 10 months
Crimea – 1 year 4 months
Malta – 1 month
Length of Service21 years 343 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 14th October 1861 / Stirling Castle Scotland
Campaign MedalsCrimean War Medal
Turkish-Crimea Medal
Intended Residence at
Pension Districts1861 1st Edinburgh
1862 Bermuda
1863- Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
30th October 1862 Gravesend England (via Bermuda)
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
MERCHANTMAN 5th February 1863
Date/Place of Birth20th November 1821 Monedies near Perth Perthshire Scotland
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
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesInquirer 31st August 1864 – page 2
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/BurialNot yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information