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Sergeant Robert Freer (........)

 

Back To . . . 17th Foot Leicestershire Regiment

  • Born :
  • Where Born : Great Easton Leicestershire
  • Occupation : Baker / Soldier
  • Date Arrived : 22nd February 1831
  • Ship Arrived on : " Edward "
  • Rank on Discharge : Sergeant
  • Regimental # :473
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  • Date of Discharge : 31st December 1831
  • Where Discharged : Sydney
  • Re-Enlisted : 28th Regiment 1st Jan 1841
  • Regimental # 1118
  • Transfered : 99 th Regiment 1 June 1842
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  • Parents Names : Robert Freer (b.....d.)and Elizabeth King.  (b......d.)
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    Information supplied by Ann Freer affreer@cn-newc.com.au

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    The 17th (Leicestershire) Rgt vacated Sydney Barracks in Jan 1841 and were replaced by the 28th. The Mounted Police were Supernumary to Regiments Robert Freer had discharged from the 17th Regiment to en-list within the mounted police. Dischagred from the 17th Mounted Police to enlist as a private of mounted police with in the 28th regiment. Eventually transfered to the 99th Regiment of Mounted Police
     
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    Last revised: November 16, 2003.