Surnames of the 40th Regiment's Soldiers who stayed

Surnames of the 2/40th Regiment soldiers who stayed

Eureka Stockade December 3rd 1854 December 3rd 2004 150 years

Alphabetical ( No ranks displayed on this page )


Some of the known officers

Major Kirkwood, 40th Regt. , . Captain Morrow , . Captain Hibbert , . Lieutenant Curtis , . Ensign Moore

These soldiers never returned to England. They were either , executed, died in service or died of natural causes Some of their family settled

Settled in New Zealand

Surnames of those men in 40th Mounted Police

On a memorial at Ballarat "In this place with other soldiers and civilians of the military camp then in Ballarat were buried the remains of the British soldiers Henry Christopher Wise, Captain, Michael Roney and Joseph Wall, Privates of the 40th Regt. and William Webb, Felix Boyle and John Hall, Privates of the 12th Regt. who fell dead or fatally wounded at the Eureka Stockade in brave devotion to duty on Sunday, 3rd December 1854 whilst attacking a band of aggrieved diggers in arms against what they regarded as a tyrannous administration."

The Soldiers listed below ( in the alphabetical section ) represent the soldiers who were in Australia on Garrison Duty. It is unsure if they settled. If it is confirmed they will be given their own page and be listed above. The list of names has come from many areas, Military records of the Regiment , Pay rolls, Pay Musters, Cemetery Records, Church Records & General Muster Records etc etc . Many soldiers transferred from Regiment to Regiment

This list is still being compiled and will take a long time to complete. If the letter is not linked it is not yet complete.
A vast amount of assistance in compiling this list was given by Ken Larbalestier it is with much thanks we add the information he supplied and typed.
If not for his work and assistance many soldiers would never have been listed.

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