SIMPSON – James 13th Regiment

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13th Regiment Somerset Light Infantry Cap Badge

NameSIMPSON – James
Regiment (s)13th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 664
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
23rd January 1826 / 18 years / London Middlesex England
Description – Height
5 Ft 6 in
Dark / Grey / Light Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationEast Indies – 17 years
Length of Service21 years 151 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 21st June 1847 / Dublin Ireland
Campaign MedalsNone
Intended Residence at
Not stated
Pension Districts1847 South London
1848 Portsmouth
1848 South London
1854-1855 Western Australia
1855-1856 South Australia
1856-1859 Victoria
1859 South Australia
1859 Victoria
1860 South London
1875-1877 In patient Chelsea Hospital
Pension Paid1/0d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
5th May 1854 Plymouth England via Gibraltar
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
RAMILLIES 7th August 1854
Date/Place of Birthc1808 Battersea Middlesex 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
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
Occupation after
Not yet known
Newspaper ArticlesNot yet known
Departure from Western
1855 to South Australia
1856 to Victoria
Date/Place of Death/Burial7th November 1877 Chelsea Hospital London England
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
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Will or ProbateNot yet known
Further Information