REEVES – Josiah Royal Marines Chatham Division 17th Company

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NameREEVES – Josiah
Regiment (s)Royal Marines Chatham Division 17th Company
Regiment Number (s) 4276
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
4th December 1837 /   / Bath Somerset England
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 6¾ in
Fresh / Grey / light / None
Overseas Service/Duration
Length of Service22 years 132 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 4th December 1860 / Chatham England
Campaign MedalsNot yet known
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Not yet known
Pension Districts1860 Trowbridge
1865- Western Australia
1868-1869 South Australia
Pension Paid£15.4.o per annum
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
26th May 1865 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
RACEHORSE 10th August 1865
Date/Place of Birthc1819 Caine Chippenham Wiltshire England
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
To South Australia 1868
Date/Place of Death/BurialNot yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationWO23-257 Comment in South Australian Pension Register commencing 1871 states “struck off list”