Category: British Army in Colonies 1900

Categories: British Army

To capture the movements of the Regiments, to and from the Colonies before 1901.

In 1824, upon the recommendation of Royal Navy officer and intrepid explorer, Matthew Flinders, the British Admiralty agreed that the continent known as Terra Australis be officially named Australia.

On 1st January 1901, the six British Colonies of New South Wales, Tasmania , Western Australia, Queensland, South Australia, and Victoria, federated to become States of the Commonwealth of Australia.


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Aug 1804 Gloucestershire, England - 15 Dec 1871

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