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From: "Nivard Ovington" <>
Subject: Re: [MAR] Commander Helier
Date: Sat, 10 Apr 2010 20:49:59 +0100
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Hi Yvonne

No sign of either in any census or BMD or military I can see

Have you found either of them anywhere except Australia ?

Nivard Ovington in Cornwall (UK)

> Hi List,
> I would like some directive as to where I might find further details on a
> Commander Frederick Helier, who served in the Crimean War along with his
> son
> Vincent John Helier born c. 1834, place of birth unknown, but Vincent died
> in Western Australia in 1925.
> Vincent's obituary states that he was a gunner on the ship commanded by
> his
> father in the battle of Balaclava.
> Any help would be much appreciated.
> Yvonne

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