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Corporal Patrick Clifford (c 1825 ......1862)

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  • Born : Circa 1827
  • Where Born : Cork Ireland
  • Occupation : Soldier / Tailor
  • Date Arrived : 15th July 1852
  • Ship Arrived on : "H.M Steam Ship Vulcan " , Arrived Port Phllip bay Melbourne
  • Rank attained : Corporal
  • Regimental # : 2209
  • Date of Enlistment : 1 October 1845
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  • Died : 10th February , 1862 age 35
  • Where Died / Buried : barracks in Adelaide
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  • Spouse's Name : Ann Shortliff
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  • Date Arrived : 15th July 1852
  • Ship Arrived on : "H.M Steam Ship Vulcan " , Arrived Port Phllip bay Melbourne
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  • Died : May 1881
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    Information kindley supplied by Jill Riches rovert@hotkey.net.au

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    From 1.1.1853 to 31.3.1853 Patrick was in Sydney, pay 15/-, good conduct pay was also 15/-.This was for three months.
    The Regiment was in Ballarat from July-Sept 1852.
    Embarked for Service on 23rd February
    On the Melbourne muster for 1856, 1857, 1858
    Good Conduct pay was increased from one penny a day to twopence a day from 2/10/1856, and to threepence a day in September 1860.
    On 5/4/1858, Patrick was paid 5 days on the Melbourne muster because he was going to Adelaide He spent 4 days on the ship.
    In the March 1858 muster he was on guard duty. May 1859, was in hospital for 6 days. The ship was the Havilah, under Captain Blyth and arrived in Adelaide on the 10.4.1858. Its arrival was recorded in the Adelaide Time 10.4.1858, p2a
    17/7/1860, he was promoted to Corporal.
    He and Ann Shortliff lived in the barracks in Adelaide where Patrick died on the 10th Feb, 1862of apoplexy.  He was 35 years old.  They had 4 children born between 1855 and 1860.
     
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