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EPF Disbanded 1887 EPG Gazette October 2011

Disbandment of EPG EPG_Gazette_2003_-_Vol_4-2__Apr

61st South Gloucestershire Regiment
Indian Mutiny Medal with Delhi Clasp
Land Grant
NameRYAN – William
Regiment (s)61st Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 3163
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
21st September 1851 / 19 years / New Ross Wexford Ireland
Description – Height
5 Ft 10 in
Fresh / Grey / Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationIndia – 6 years 8 months
Mauritius – 1 year 1 month
Canada and Bermuda – 2 years 9 months
Length of Service21 years 27 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargeCorporal / 15th October 1872 / Enniskillen Ireland
Campaign MedalsIndian Mutiny Medal with clasp for Delhi
Intended Residence at
St. Helier Jersey Channel Islands
Pension Districts1872 Jersey
2nd Dublin
1873 Waterford
1873 Greenwich
1874 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/5½d 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 Birthc1832 St John’s Waterford Waterford 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
11th November 1881 assigned North Fremantle Lots P63 2 acres Thompson Road through to Bay street.
31st January 1884 Title Application
Deed of Grant 5th August1884
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
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 InformationBritish Army Worldwide Index
1861 William Ryan 3163 Private 61st foot location Devonport
1871 William Ryan 3163 Corporal 2nd Bn 15th Foot attached from the 61st Foot location Aldershot
Discharge at own request after second period of limited engagement
November 1880 Corporal William Ryan was on the Nominal list for the Enrolled Guard
11th November appointed to Guard dismissed 31st March 1887 when Guard disbanded.
He appears to have been a single man.