SMITH / SMYTH Joseph HEIC Madras Artillery and Royal Artillery 17th Brigade

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Indian Mutiny Medal

Name SMITH / SMYTH – Joseph
Regiment (s) Honourable East India Company Madras Artillery and
Royal Artillery 17th Brigade
Regiment No (s) ? / 336
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
HEIC – 27th May 1846 / 18 years 6 months / Not yet known
Royal Artillery – 20th May 1861 / Not yet known
Carder
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 8 in
Sallow / Hazel / Black / Scar on left of sternum and scar behind left ear
Overseas Service East Indies and Burma – 19 years 62 days
Length of Service 22 years 178 days
Rank/Date/Place of Discharge Sergeant
HEIC – 19th May 1861 / Not yet known
Royal Artillery – 20th November 1866 / Woolwich Kent England
Campaign Medals Burmah Medal
Indian Mutiny Medal
Intended Residence at Discharge Woolwich Kent England
Pension Districts 1866 1st Portsmouth
1867 Jersey
1867 1st East London
1867 Woolwich
1867 Wellington New Zealand
Pension Paid 1/9½d per diem
Date of Departure and Place UK or Ireland 12th October 1867 Portland England
Ship and Date of Arrival Western Australia HOUGOUMONT 9th January 1868
Date/Place of Birth c1827 St Barnabas Manchester Lancashire England
Date/Place of Baptism Not yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
SMITH William
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
Not yet known
Siblings Not yet known
1st Wife MARTIN Jane Elizabeth
B Not yet known
Date/Place of Marriage Not yet known Madras India
Children by 1st Wife Not 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 Articles
Departure from Western Australia 1869 to New Zealand
c1871 to New South Wales Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial  Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial – Wife Not yet known
Will or Probate None Located
Further Information Believed to be son of soldier