WALKER – William 48th and 95th Regiment

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48th Regiment Northhamptonshire

95th Regiment Derbyshire Uniform

British Crimea Medal Inkermann Clasp

Turkish Crimea Medal

NameWALKER – William
Regiment (s)48th and 95th Regiment
Regiment Number (s) 3107 – 95th
Date/Age/Place/Trade or
Profession at Attestation
12 September 1853 / 17 years / Carlisle Cumberland England
Description – Height
5 Ft 6 in
Fresh / Hazel / Dark Brown / None
Overseas Service/DurationCrimea – 10 months
Length of Service269 days
Rank/Date/Place of DischargePrivate /26th June 1855 / Chatham Ken England
Campaign MedalsCrimean Medal with Inkerman clasp
Turkish Crimean Medal
Intended Residence at
Carlisle Cumberland
Pension Districts1855 Carlisle
1856 Northumberland
1857 Edinburgh
1859-1865 Western Australia
1865-1901 South Australia
Pension Paid10d per diem
Date of Departure and Place
England or Ireland
26th May 1859 Plymouth Devon England
Ship and Date of Arrival
Western Australia
SULTANA 19th August 1859
Date/Place of Birth1836 Liverpool Lancashire 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
B c1832 Paisley Scotland
Date/Place of MarriageNot yet known
Children by 1st WifeNone 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 ArticlesChronicle (South Australia) Saturday 24 August 1901 page 37
Departure from Western
26th March 1865 to South Australia per “Harriet Hope”
Date/Place of Death/Burial15th August 1901 Hindmarsh Adelaide South Australia
Date/Place of Death/Burial
Not yet known
Will or ProbateNone known
Further InformationWife Anne may have traveled separately to South Australia per “Europa” (Royal Adelaide Hospital Admissions)