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Gunner John Anderson  (c.1823........)

Back To . . . Surnames 3rd Company , of 7 Battalion Royal Artillery

  • Born : Abt 1823
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  • Occupation :   Soldier/Artilleryman
  • Date Arrived :  14 October  1856
  • Ship Arrived on : " Nimroud "
  • Rank on Discharge : Gunner
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  • Transfered : #3 Company of 7 Battalion : redesignated as 3 Company 12th Brigade, Royal Artillery, Sydney 1856 - 1865 .
  • Transfered :1865 1st Battery,of 4th Brigade Royal Artillery #1 Battery of 1 Brigade : 1868 - 1870 Sydney.
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  • Spouse's Name :  Mary Jane Collins
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  • Date Arrived :  14 October  1856
  • Ship Arrived on : " Nimroud "
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    Information Supplied by Estelle Lowe

     lowe59@aapt.net.au
    Area Settled :
     Sydney , Balmain
    Children :
    Children : of John & Mary Jane
    he had a son born to him in 1858 while living at 67George Street, Sydney, which is a short walk to Dawes Point Battery where he was a Artillery Gunner.
    Mary,
    Margaret,
    Benjamin,
    William,
    Robert
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    Stationed at Dawes Point Battery.  No 3 Company, 7th Battalion, Royal Artillery was at Woolwich until 1 July 1846 when it embarked at Woolwich on the freight ship Nimrod. It landed at Sydney , New South Wales on 14th October 1856. At the time it was under the command of Captain C

    N Lovell. On 1 July 1859 it was redesignated as 3 Company 12th Brigade, Royal Artillery, and remained in NSW until 29 Jan 1865.
     

     

    References
    Family Members, Military records  ,Pay rolls, Pay Musters, Cemetery Records, Church Records & General
    Muster Records, Mitchell Library ,Sydney Australia
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    Last revised: December 07, 2008.