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!! Connaught Journal; Feb 19, 1824 "Military Promotions" Part 1

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  • Cathy Joynt Labath
    THE CONNAUGHT JOURNAL Galway, Thursday, February 19, 1824 MILITARY PROMOTIONS War-Office, 6th February, 1824 2d Regiment of Life Guards- to be Captains,
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      THE CONNAUGHT JOURNAL
      Galway, Thursday, February 19, 1824

      MILITARY PROMOTIONS
      War-Office, 6th February, 1824
      2d Regiment of Life Guards- to be Captains, Lieutenant George Greenwood, by
      purchase, vice Smith, who retires. Captain Robert Montgomery, Lord Belhaven and
      Elenton, form half-pay 14th Foot, vice T. Marien, who exchanges, receiving the
      difference. To be Lieutenant, by purchase, Cornet and Sub-Lieutenant W.
      Milligan,vice Greenwood. To be Cornet and Sub-Lieutenant, by purchase, Ensign
      Sir William Scott, Bart. from the 51st Foot, vice Milligan.
      2d Regiment of Dragoon Guards-Cornet Francis John Swaine Hepburn, from
      half-pay 19th Light Dragoons, to be Cornet, vice Craufurd, appointed to the 2d
      Dragoons.
      ? Ditto- Captain John Stephenson to be Major, by purchase, vice
      Fitz-Clarence promoted. Lieutenant Hensly Stephen Nooth to be captain, by
      purchase, vice Stephenson. Cornet Hood Richards to be Lieutenant, by purchase,
      vice Nooth. Edward Jerningham, gent. to be cornet, by purchase, vice Richards.
      2d Regiment of Dragoons-Cornet Robert Gregan Craufurd, from the 2d Dragoon
      Guards, to be cornet, vice Charles Gasper Edleman, who retires upon half-pay
      19th Light Dragoons.
      4th Regiment of Light Dragoons- Captain Gerard S. Moore, form half-pay 65th
      Foot, to be captain, vice Michael Kirby, who exchanges, receiving the
      difference.
      11th Ditto- William Henry Warrington, to be cornet, without purchase, vice
      Partridge, who resigns.
      14th Ditto- Surgeon Thomas Forster, from the 46th Foot, to be Surgeon, vice
      O'Flaherty, who exchanges.
      16th Ditto- Lieutenant John Vincent, from the 59th Foot, to be lieutenant,
      vice Macdougall, who exchanges.
      Coldstream Regiment of Foot Guards- W. George Carter, gent. to be
      Solicitor, vice Wilkinson, deceased.
      7th Regiment of Foot- Captain R. Beauchamp, from half-pay 19th Light
      Dragoons, to be captain vice Hulme, appointed to the 96th Foot.
      13th Regiment of Foot- Ensign Edward Pearson from the 92d Foot to be
      ensign, vice Shawe, who exchanges.
      14th Ditto- Lieutenant John Liston, from the 38th Foot, to be lieutenant,
      vice Weare, who exchanges.
      17th Ditto- Captain Thomas Marten, from half-pay 14th Foot, to be captain,
      vice Wm. Elliott, who exchanges, receiving the difference.
      20th Ditto- Captain John Byrne, form the 35th Foot, to be captain, vice
      Gethin, appointed to the 96th Foot. Ensign Duncan Darroch to be lieutenant
      without purchase, vice Robinson, deceased. Richard Tasker Furlong, gent., to be
      ensign, vice Darroch.
      24th Ditto- Captain Henry Dive Townshend, from the 41st Foot, to be
      captain, vice Browne, who exchanges.
      25th Ditto- Lieutenant Martin M'Leod, from half-pay, 22d Light Dragoons, to
      be paymaster, vice Biddulph, deceased.
      26th Ditto- Granby Hales Calcraft, gent. to be ensign, by purchase, vice
      Phelps, appointed to the 51st Foot.
      29th Ditto- Lieutenant George Foskey, form the 54th Foot, to be adjutant
      and lieutenant, vice Weir, who resigns the adjutancy only.
      31st Ditto- Major Duncan M'Gregor, from half-pay 78th Foot, to be Major,
      vice Nicholls, appointed to the 96th Foot.
      33d Ditto- Surgeon James Gowen from half-pay 6th West India Regiment, to be
      surgeon, vice Thomas, whose appointment has not taken place.
      35th Ditto- Lieutenant Thomas Walsh, from half-pay 2d Garrison Battalion,
      to be lieutenant, vice Davies, appointed to the 94th Foot.
      41st Ditto- Captain Robert Browne, from the 24th Foot, to be captain, vice
      Townshend, who exchanges. Lieutenant Francis Dickson, from the 69th Foot, to be
      lieutenant, vice Norman, who exchanges.
      44th Ditto- Brevet-Major John Chilton L. Carter, to be major without
      purchase, vice Guthrie, deceased. To be captains, without purchase- lieutenant
      Daniel Caulfield, vice O'Reilly, deceased; lieutenant Frederick Hemming, vice
      Carter, promoted. To be lieutenants- ensign Barrington Browne, vice Caulfield;
      ensign Henry Birk Carr, vice Hemming; ensign Henry James Shaw, vice Sargent,
      deceased. To be ensigns- Hemsworth Usher, gentleman, vice Carr; Henry Nixon,
      gentleman, vice Shaw.
      46th Regiment of Foot- Surgeon Daniel O'Flaherty, from the 17th Light
      Dragoons, to be surgeon, vice Forster, who exchanges. Assistant-surgeon Richard
      Howat, from half-pay of the 94th Foot, to be assistant-surgeon, vice Robert
      Andrew M'Munn, who exchanges.
      51st Ditto- Ensign Ferdinand Phelps, from the 28th foot, to be ensign, vice
      Sir William Scott, appointed to the 2d Life Guards.
      59th Ditto- Lieutenant Alexander M'Doughall from the 16th Light Dragoons,
      to be lieutenant, vice Vincent who exchanges.
      69th Ditto- Lieutenant John Smith, to be captain, without purchase, vice
      Lane, deceased; lieutenant William Norman, from the 41st foot, to be lieutenant,
      vice Dickson, who exchanges.
      71st Ditto- Lieutenant-General Sir Gordon Drummond, G.C.B. from the 86th
      foot, to be colonel, vice general Dundas, deceased; lieutenant George Holmes
      Lightbody, to be adjutant, vice Torriane, who resigns the adjutancy only.
      76th Ditto- Lieutenant Thomas Hunt Grubbe from half-pay of the 43d foot, to
      be lieutenant, vice Charles Elliot, who exchanges, receiving the difference.
      82d Ditto- Lord Charles Wellesley, to be ensign, by purchase, vice Harford,
      promoted.
      83d Ditto- Captain Botell Trydell, from half-pay 16th foot, to be captain,
      vice Richard Fitzgerald Holmes, who exchanges; ensign Aretas Sutherland Young,
      to be lieutenant without purchase, vice Hingston, promoted to the Royal African
      Colonial corps, Henry Francis Ainslie, gentleman, to be ensign, vice Young.
      85th Ditto- Lieutenant John Walls, to be captain, without purchase, vice
      Ball, deceased; Herbert Edward Taylor, gentleman, to be ensign, without
      purchase.
      86th Ditto- Lieutenant Charles Macdonald, from half-pay York Light Infantry
      Volunteers, to be lieutenant, vice William Home, who exchanges, receiving the
      difference.
      87th Ditto- Major Henry Browne to be lieutenant-colonel, without purchase,
      vice Miller, deceased; brevet major Henry C. Streatfield to be major, vice Brown
      e; lieutenant John Day, to be captain, vice Streatfield,; ensign Lawrence W.
      Halstead, to be lieutenant, vice Day. To be ensign without purchase- Eugenius De
      L'Etang, gentleman, vice Doyle, promoted in the 4th Light Dragoons; Nicholas
      Milley Doyle, gentleman, vice Halstead.
      88th Regiment of Foot- Lieutenant-general Sir Henry Frederick Campbell,
      K.C.B. to be colonel, vice Sir Gordon Drummond, appointed to the command of the
      71st foot.
      92d Ditto- Ensign Adderly Shaw, from the 13th foot, to be ensign, vice
      Pearson, who exchanges.


      Cathy Joynt Labath
      Ireland Old News
      http://www.IrelandOldNews.com/Ireland/
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