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
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
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
Discharge
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
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
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
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNot yet known
Further Information