THE CONNAUGHT JOURNAL
Galway, Monday, June 21, 1824
The following is the official return of the killed and wounded, form the 1st to
the 21st of January, received at the Colonial Office on Thursday; the bearer was
Captain Laing, of the Royal African Corps:
His Excellency Brigadier-General Sir C. M'Carthy, killed.
Colonial Staff-Thomas S. Burkle, Esq. killed; John Task Williams, Esq.
wounded, taken and ransomed.
2d West India Regiment-Captain Rickets, wounded and escaped; Enisign
Wetherell, killed; Surgeon Teddie, killed.
Royal African Colonial Corps-Captain L'Estrange, died of exhaustion; Ensign
Erskine, wounded and escaped; Ensign M'Leane, died of fever occasioned by
Royal Cape Coast Militia-Captain Heddle, killed; Captain Jones, taken;
Captain Raydon, missing, supposed killed.
Royal Volunteers-Captain Robertson, killed; Lieutenant D. Graft, wounded
Artificers-Lieutenant Cleland died of a Coup de Soleil.
Ordnance Storekeeper- Mr. J. Brandon, missing, supposed killed.
Cathy Joynt Labath
Ireland Old News