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Marine Private William or Walter Strong (..... )

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  • Born :
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  • Occupation : Marine
  • Date Arrived : 26/1/1788
  • Ship Arrived on : " Scarborough "
  • Rank attained : Private
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  • Where Enlisted : Plymouth
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  • Where Discharged : Sydney
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  • Spouse's Name : Maryha Allot
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  • Occupation : Home Duties
  • Date Arrived : 1796
  • Ship Arrived on : " Indispensable "
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    History & Achievements :

    William Strong enlisted as a memeber of the 24th Plymouth Company. He was stationed on board the ship " Scarborough " and it was on this ship he left England for Australia. Following his arrival he was attatched to Watkin Tench's Company. Following his discharge he left to seetle Norfolk Island on Board the Ship " Atlantic " He recieved a grant at 60 acres . William returned to Port Jackson on board the " Kitty" in Mach 1793 he recieved land grants of 25 acres at York Place and 60 acres at Bankstown. William may have enlisted in the Royal New South Wales Regiment . He dissapeares from records .
     
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    Military records  ,Pay rolls, Pay Musters, Cemetery Records, Church Records & General Muster Records, Mitchell Library ,Sydney Australia
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