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Private James Lees (1829.....1913)

 

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  • Born : 11 July 1829.
  • Where Born : Athlone, Ireland,
  • Occupation : Soldier
  • Date Arrived : 1845 at the age of 16yrs,
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  • Rank on Discharge : Private
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  • Died :, 16th January 1913
  • Where Died / Buried : Campsie/ Waverley cemetery
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  • Spouse's Name : Ann Gilchrest
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  • Where Died / Buried : Waverley cemetery
  • Date Married : 14 Mar 1851
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    Information kindly supplied by Greg Lees greglees@ispdr.net.au
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    History & Achievements :
    First stationed in Tasmania. Came to Vic Barracks  8 Aug 1848 with Capt. Bloomfield's Regiment to quell a mutinous 99th regiment.(So I have been told) His was the first regiment to invest the newly built barracks.

    .Brother . LEES William ,

    References
    Family Members, Military records  ,Pay rolls, Pay Musters, Cemetery Records, Church Records & General Muster Records, Mitchell Library ,Sydney Australia
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