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The Soldiers listed below a represent the soldiers who were in Australia on Garrison Duty.
Some may have settled, some may have not. When it has been confirmed they settled in Australia they will receive their own page. If it is confirmed the men settled in Australia, they will not appear on this page, they will appear on the surname page.
If they are listed on this page, then this is all we know of them .

Back to Surnames of the 50th Regiment Soldiers who stayed

Tour of Duty 1834 - 1841
Tour of Duty 1866 - 1869
Confirmed as returning to England

ADAMS William , . went back to England where he was discharged around 1877 (after 21 years) and died in 1907.  His son, emigrated to Australia in 1907.  Graeme Adams;


Men listed as deserting from the Regiment

These men have been recorded as deserters from the Regiment in which they served. There is more than a strong possibility these men eventually settled. We have included them as they received a description etc and it may be of help to their descendants. We do not wish to embarrass any person. but it is part of our history. It is fully understandable why these men deserted as stated.
The information is intended for short Historical Value only,
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Last revised: Saturday, 06 January 2007 04:44:58