SELFF – William 52nd Regiment

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52nd Regiment Oxfordshire Badge

Indian Mutiny Medal with Delhi Clasp

Died Perth Colonial Hospital

NameSELFF – William
Regiment (s)52nd Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 1245
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
22nd July 1839 / 20 years / Reading Berkshire England
Description – Height
5 Ft 6 in
Fresh / Grey / Light Brown / Bullet wound on right cheek
Overseas Service/DurationWest Indies – 1 year 3 months
North America – 5 years 11 months
East Indies – 6 years 11 months
Length of Service21 year 19 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 22nd December 1860 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsIndian Mutiny Medal with Delhi clasp
Intended Residence at
Newport Monmouthshire Wales
Pension Districts1860 Gloucester
1863 Bristol
1863-1876 Western Australia
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
15th March 1863 Portland Dorset England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
CLYDE 29th may 1863
Date/Place of Birth1819 Trowbridge Wiltshire England
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
Did not marry
Date/Place of MarriageNot applicable
Children by 1st WifeNot applicable
Land Grants Western
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
Not applicable
Date/Place of Death/Burial5th April 1876 Colonial Hospital Perth Western Australia
Church of England Section East Perth Cemeteries
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not applicable
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationShown in Western Australian Death Index as William Selfe