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Enrolled Pensioner Guards

Enrolled Pensioner Guards

About the Enrolled Pensioner Guards Group

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EPG LogoThis group was established in February 2000,  as a Special Interest Group of FasmilyHistoryWA (FHWA), to recognise and research the men who formed this military unit, and their families.

The Enrolled Pensioner Force consisted of soldiers, who came to the colony of Western Australia between 1850 and 1880, most arriving during the years of Transportation as Guards on the convict ships. They were soldiers who had been discharged from Military Service, and who on discharge from the army, were awarded pensions.

 To see details of our ships project, please visit:  EPG Ships Project

Last Updated on Monday, 21 September 2020 18:11


Contacts & next meeting EPG

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 EPG Contacts 

Convenor:  Glenys Fuller

Email:                    SIGS Contacts - Convenor - EPG SIG


EPG Meetings

Quarterly meetings are held at FHWA in Unit 4 / 48 May Street, Bayswater

in February, April, July and October.

Contact the Convenor for details.

2021 meetings are : -    17th July;   16th October

For further meetings have a look at:  

FamilyHistoryWA Events

Next Meeting Our next General Meeting is to be held at 10:00AM on: 17th July

PLEASE NOTE :::  ALL event attendance at FHWA need to be booked through the

                             events calendar due to COVID19 restrictions

             17th July     TOPIC:   TBA  

             16th Oct     TOPIC:   TBA  


Last Updated on Saturday, 17 April 2021 15:17

Enrolled Pensioner Guards Committee

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2021 - 2022  EPG  Committee 

At the AGM, the following officers were elected...

 Convenor  Glenys Fuller   12772
 Deputy Convenor  Graham McEwan   7599
 Newsletter Editor  Gillian O'Mara   893
 Treasurer  Marilyn McCutcheon   11759
 Minutes Secretary  Teresa Handcock   12650
 Website Co-ordinator  Vacant
 Committee  Carol Perriam   8979
   Jeanette Lee   7688













Last Updated on Saturday, 17 April 2021 15:10

Membership of the EPG Group

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Join the Group

Application forms for FHWA members are available to download as pdf files. A pdf reader is required  Adobe Acrobat Reader  (free)
Please PRINT Clearly when filling out forms.


Application forms to print and post :-

pdfEPG Membership Subscription

 pdfEPG application to Register Interest and LineageEPG badge

EPG Special Badge

A badge is available on application for descendants of the Pensioner Guards for $10 plus $2 postage.   Download the Register/Lineage form, complete and submit to the above address, with payment of $10.00 plus $2.00 postage.   As this badge is only available to DESCENDANTS of the Pensioner Guards, your proof of Lineage will be checked by our committee.


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