STRETCH – Charles 45th Regiment

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NameSTRETCH – Charles
Regiment (s)45th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 2829
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
3rd June 1846 / 17 years 2 months / Devizes Wiltshire England
Labourer
Description – Height
Complexion/Eyes/Hair/Scars
5 Ft 11 in
Fresh / Hazel / Light Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationCape of Good Hope – 11 years 7 months
Length of Service13 years 351 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate / 19th March 1861 / Chatham Kent England
Campaign MedalsSouth Africa Service Medals for 1850 and 1853
Intended Residence at
Discharge
Devizes Wiltshire England
Pension Districts1861 Trowbridge
1861 Salisbury
1864-1865 Western Australia
1865-1867 South Australia
1868 Bengal
1869 Trowbridge
1870 Bath
Pension Paid9d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
London England date not known
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
CLARA 13th April 1864
Date/Place of Birthc1829 St. John Devizes Wiltshire England
Date/Place of BaptismNot yet known
Father
Date/Place of Birth
STRETCH William
c1791 Wiltshire England
Mother
Date/Place of Birth
Marriage
UNKNOWN Ann
c1800 Wiltshire England
c1822 Wiltshire England
SiblingsHenry B c1823 Wiltshire England
Sarah B c1824 Wiltshire England
Joseph B c1825 Wiltshire England
James B c1827 Wiltshire England
Ellen B c1834 Wiltshire England
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
23rd August 1865 to South Australia per “Harriet Hope” with Elizabeth and Henry
1868 to India then England
Date/Place of Death/Burial6th December 1874 Bath England
Not yet known
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Wife
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further Information