|NAME Thomas ALLMOND||Name variations: None encountered|
|Birth Date and Place||11 May 1817 St Helen’s, Abingdon, Berkshire, England [TNA RG4-280-100].|
|Baptism Date and Place||20 May 1824 Lower Meeting House (Baptist), Ock Street, Abingdon, Berkshire [TNA RG4-200-100].|
|Marriage Date and Place||1 Oct 1849 Perth, Western Australia [WABDM Reg.283].|
|Spouse||Emma Matilda LEEDER [WABDM Reg.283].|
|Children||Anne Eliza b.1850 Perth, Western Australia [WABDM 1457].
Emma Elizabeth b.1853 Perth, Western Australia [WABDM 2215].
Edward Barnes b.1856 Perth, Western Australia [WABDM 3088].
Matilda Sophia b.1858 Perth, Western Australia [WABDM 4004].
James Richard b.1860 Perth, Western Australia [WABDM 5269A].
Walter Henry b.1863 Perth, Western Australia [WABDM 6844].
William Leeder b.1868 Perth, Western Australia [WABDM 10798].
Bertha Mary b.1870 Perth, Western Australia [WABDM 12443].
Arthur William b.1873 Sunderland, County Durham, England [Vol.10a Pg.613].
|Land Acquisition in WA|
|Death Date and Place||1 Dec 1885 Magill, Murray Park, South Australia [SABDM Reg.150-394].|
|Burial Date and Place||2 Dec 1885 St George’s Cemetery, Magill, South Australia [Express & Telegraph].|
|Death, Funeral, Obituary Notices||Express & Telegraph 2 Dec 1885.|
|Will and Probate||Adelaide Observer 12 Dec 1885.|
|Regiment||99th (Lanarkshire) Regiment.|
|Soldier No. and Rank||#1915 Sergeant [WO97-2157-004].|
|Attestation Date and Place||8 Sep 1842 London, Middlesex.|
|Physical Description||Height: 5 ft. 5½ ins. Complexion: fresh. Eyes: hazel. Hair: brown.|
|Service/Campaigns||Australian Colonies – 27 years.|
|Promotions||Private to Corporal 5 Sep 1845.
Corporal to Sergeant 1 Dec 1848.
Staff Sergeant, General Services: Commandant’s Clerk 1 Feb 1852.
Note: Commenced duties as of 1 Nov 1851[WO28-266-140].
|Medals, Clasps and Badges||Had he not been a Staff Sergeant he would have been entitled to six Good Conduct Badges [WO97-2157-004-01].|
|Casualty/Medical||Being unfit for further front line service from his age. [Staff Surgeon Major, Perth 27 Jan 1871].|
|Regimental Courts Martial||None.|
|District Courts Martial||None.|
|General Courts Martial||None.|
|Arrival Western Australia: Ship and Date||Ratcliffe from Tasmania via South Australia [Inquirer 11 Apr 1849].|
|Military Postings within Western Australia||HQ Perth [WO12-9813].|
|Courts Martial in Western Australia||None.|
|Discharge Date and Place||27 Jan 1871 (application). 13 Jun 1871 (date of discharge) [WO121-277-208].|
|Age at Discharge||52 years (sic).|
|Length of Service||28 years 279 days.|
|Chelsea Pension Reference||WO97-2157-04.|
|Pension District||1st E London 13 Jun – Sep 1871. Newcastle 1 Oct 1871 -1873. [WO23-65-127].
Sunderland 1873 – 20 Jun 1879. South Australia 21 Jun 1879 – 1 Dec 1885 [WO22-227-128].
|Pension Amount||2/- per diem [WO121-277-208].|