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99th Regiment - A 12 page list of names of 250 male convicts ( plus photocopies of originals and compiler's notes from PRO Kew) who were transported from the United Kingdom to Van Diemen's Land (now Tasmania), Australia, on the ship 'Candahar' on the 26th March 1842; they were escorted by a guard of some 30 soldiers from the 99th Regiment who also provided similar guards on other convict ships in this period. The data was collected from the Public Record Office at Kew, now known as the National Archives and gives the Name, Where convicted, When, Term and any notes e.g. date died.