Surnames 7th Battery, of
2nd Brigade Royal Artillery
- The Soldiers listed below a represent the
soldiers who were in Australia on Garrison Duty.
- Some may have settled, some may have not. When it
has been confirmed they settled in Australia they will
receive their own page. If it is confirmed the men
settled in Australia, they will not appear on this
page,they will appear on the surname page.
- If they are listed on this
page, then this is all we know of them .
At present not
much is know about this unit's time in Australia
Back To Surnames of the Royal Artillery Soldiers who
- ALLEN Henry , .ALLEN Joseph , . ALLEN John ,
ALTERIDGE John , .
- BAKER Joseph, . BAKER Robert, . BAMORD William, .
BARNET Charles, . BARRY John, . BATCHELOR Joseph, .
BENDALL Edward, . BLACKSHEAR William, . BLAYDON William,
. BODEN Samuel, . BOWTELL William, . BOYD C., . BROAD
Michael, . BRUCE Peter, . BUSH Thomas
- CASEY John ", ." CHANDLER Edward
", ." CHESSELL Charles ", ." COLEMAN
Samuel ", ."CONDON George ", ."
CONHAM William ", ." COOMBES Robert ",
." CROKEX Matthew ", ." CROWTHER Abel
", ."CULLEN David ", ." CULLION
Charles ", ."
- DOWNS William ", ." DEBOO James ",
."DENEY Joseph ", ." DOOLEY Robert
- EGAN Patrick , . EVANS Samuel
- FITZPATRICK John ", ."FINCH Frederick
", ."FINCH Thomas William ",
."FLEMING William ", ."FOSTER Daniel
", ."FRASER Andrew ", ."FRASER John
- GANES John ", ."GIBSON Joseph ",
."GILBERT William ", ."GOWERS William
", ."GRAHAM Robert ", ."GRANT
- HENDERSON Thomas , . HENRY James , . HENWOOD
Edward , . HOPKINS William F. , . HOSKINS Jabez , .
- JARVIS William , .
- KEMP George , .
- LEMON Thomas , LOWE George
- MITCHELL Charles , . MADDOCK Randall , . MARJESON
Joseph , . MASTERS George , . MATHEWS Abraham , . MAY
William , . McBAIN Michael , . McKENNA William , .
McMURRAY Isiah , . MERRITS Charles , . MITCHELL George ,
. MOSS William , . MURRAY James , .
- NEWTON John
- OCALLAGHAN James
- PEARCE William , . PORTER Thomas
- RAINEY Roger , . RAYMOND James , . ROBINSON
- SMITH C. W. , . SMITH Charles , . SMITH George ,
. SMITH Joshua , . SMITHERS A. L. C. , . SULLIVAN Richard
, . SWAINE Thomas
- TERRY Edward Charles, . TOMLIN Charles , .
TOWNSEND Joseph , . TOWNSEND William , . TUCKEY Richard,
. TYLER C. L.
- VINE Thomas
- WALES William , . WARD Reuben , . WELSH James , .
WHEELER John , . WILLIS Henry , . WOODHOUSE Charles , .
WOOLEARD John , . WORSFORD James
as deserting from the Regiment
These men have been
recorded as deserting from the Regiment in which they
served. There is more than a strong possibilty these men
eventually settled. We have included them as they
recieved a description etc. and it may be of help to
their descendants.Today we understand why these men
deserted, many were treated worse than the convicts were.
- AYTON, George 26yrs, 58; fresh
complexion, brown hair, brown eyes; labourer; born
Norfolk; deserted at Toorak on 29.4.1865. Remarks -
surrendered Kilmore 10.5.1865.
- BECQUET, Charles 29yrs, 5'8"; fair
complexion, dark brown hair, blue eyes; Carpenter; born
Jersey; deserted at Melbourne on 9.11.1867.
BECQUET, Charles 29yrs, 5'8"; fair complexion, dark
brown hair, blue eyes; Carpenter; born Channel Islands;
deserted at Williamstown 13.2.1868. Remarks - supposed to
be in Melbourne.
- DOOLEY, Robert RA26yrs, 5'7",
fresh complexion, brown hair, grey eyes; born County
Waterford; labourer; deserted at Melbourne on 25.5.1866
mole on right lumbar region.
DOOLEY, Robert RA29yrs, 5'7", fresh complexion,
brown hair, grey eyes; born Waterford; labourer; deserted
at Melbourne on 5.11.1867. Remarks - brand "D",
under left arm.
- GALLOWAY, George Royal Artillery
32yrs, 5'5"; fair complexion, brown hair, grey eyes;
shoemaker; born Derry; deserted at Melbourne on 2.7.1868.
GALLOWAY, Gerrod Royal Artillery 30yrs, 5'7"; fair
complexion, brown hair, grey eyes; shoemaker; born Co.
Derry; deserted at Melbourne on 24.1.1867.
- GRAHAM, William Cpl RA 22yrs,
5'2"; fresh complexion, light brown hair, grey eyes;
Tailor; born Chatham; deserted at Melbourne 4.1.1862.
Remarks - burn mark on abdomen. Very nervous.
GRAHAM, William Cpl RA 24yrs, 5'2"; fresh
complexion, light brown hair, grey eyes; Tailor; born
Chatham; deserted at Melbourne on 31.3.1863.
- GRIEVE, Thomas RA 39.6yrs,
5'7"; fair complexion, light brown hair, blue eyes;
Clerk; born Scotland; deserted at Sandridge on 5.4.1868.
GRIEVES, Thomas RA 39yrs, 5'7"; fair complexion,
light brown hair, blue eyes; Clerk; born Scotland;
deserted at Williamstown on 3.9.1867.
- GRIFFIN, George Gnr Drv No.3 Coy
7th Btn RA 21.6yrs, 5'7", fair complexion, brown
hair, blue eyes; enlisted 1.3.1854 Reading mason; born
Tainton Witney Oxfordshire Remarks J.J. & anchor left
- HODGES, Thomas RA 36yrs,
5'9", fair complexion, brown hair, grey eyes;
trimmer and dyer; born Leicester; deserted at Sandridge
- JONES, Richard RA 26yrs,
5'7"; sallow complexion, black hair, hazel eyes;
Grocer; Welshman; deserted at Melbourne on 20.5.1866.
Remarks - supposed to be about Sandridge.
- KEOGH, Owen RA 30yrs, 5'7",
fresh complexion; black hair; hazel eyes; weaver; born
Co. Kildare deserted at Melbourne on 19.7.1865. Note -
returned to barracks c.3.8.1865.
- LLOYD, John RA 25yrs, 5'10",
florid complexion; brown hair; grey eyes; labourer; born
Caermarthen deserted at Melbourne on 20.9.1865.
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Last revised: December 07, 2008.