HENDERSON Robert

NAME Robert HENDERSONName variations: None encountered.
Birth Date and Placec. 1821 – deduced [WO12-9611-74]
Baptism Date and Place
Marriage Date and Place13 Sep 1847 Perth, Western Australia [WABDM Reg. 214].
SpouseMary GLYDE.
Children
Occupations
Land Acquisition in WA
Death Date and Place
Burial Date and Place
Death, Funeral, Obituary Notices
Will and ProbateNone.
BRITISH ARMY
Regiment96th Regiment of Foot.
Soldier No. and Rank#1294 Private.
Enlistment Date and Place1 Aug 1839 Bolton HQ [WO12-9611-74].
Age 18 years. Bounty paid to recruit £3 17s. 6d.
Physical DescriptionHeight: 5 ft. 5½ ins.
Medals, Clasps and BadgesGood Conduct Badge 1d. per day (from service VDL).
Arrival Australia: Ship and DateEden. Embarked 27 Jun 1840, Deptford, Kent. [WO12-9612-15].
Dep. 10 Jul 1840, Sheerness, Kent. Arr. 18 Nov 1840, Port Jackson, Sydney, NSW.
Disembarked 19 Nov 1840.
Arrival Western Australia: Ship and DateJava 24 Feb 1847 from Hobart, embarked 27 Jan 1847 [WO12-9620-335].
Military Postings within Western AustraliaPerth HQ from 24 Feb 1847 to 27 Apr 1849. [WO12-9620 TO 9622].
Courts Martial in Western AustraliaNone.
Discharge Date and Place27 Apr 1849 Perth, Western Australia – Conditional [WO28-266-97].
1 Feb 1851 Horse Guards, Westminster, London.
1 Jul 1851 Commandant, Perth, Western Australia.
Purchased Discharge for £4 0s. 0d. [WO28-266-132].
Age at Dischargec. 28 years – deduced [WO12-9611-74].
Length of Service9 years 9 months – deduced [WO12-9611-74].