ROACH – Michael 83rd and 86th Regiment

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86th Regiment

Indian Mutiny Medal with Central India Clasp

NameROACH – Michael
Regiment (s)83rd and 86th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 2835 / 3220
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
2nd December 1848 / 18 years 10 months / Dublin Ireland
Mason
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 7.7/8 in
Fresh / Grey / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationGibraltar – 2 years 6 months
East Indies – 10 years 2 months
Mauritius – 5 months
Cape of Good Hope – 1 year 9 months
Length of Service21 years 118 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 29th March 1870 / Newry Ireland
Campaign MedalsIndian Mutiny Medal with Central India clasp
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Waterford Ireland
Pension Districts1870 Newry
Dublin
Newcastle
1874 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/1d per diem
1887 Increased to 1/3½d per diem for 6 years service Enrolled Force
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 Birthc1829 Kells Kilkenny Ireland
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
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
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/BurialNot yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationBicentennial Dictionary records “ROACH Michael b. 1831. Arr. as an Enrolled Pensioner Guard. Wife. Chn – 2 as at 19.11.1880. Formerly Pte. 86th Regt”