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!! Connaught Journal; Mar 1, 1824 "Military Promotions"

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  • Cathy Joynt Labath
    THE CONNAUGHT JOURNAL Galway, Monday, March 1, 1824 MILITARY PROMOTIONS War Office, 20th February 1824 2d Regiment of Dragoons, Charles Norman, gentleman, to
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      THE CONNAUGHT JOURNAL
      Galway, Monday, March 1, 1824

      MILITARY PROMOTIONS
      War Office, 20th February 1824
      2d Regiment of Dragoons, Charles Norman, gentleman, to be cornet, by
      purchase, vice Markham, promoted in the 9th light dragoons.
      10th Regiment of Foot- Major-General Sir J. Lambert, K.C.B. to be colonel,
      vice Sir Thomas Maitland, deceased.
      Lieutenant Richard Lane has been superseded, he being absent without leave.
      27th Do, - Ensign Edward Cerjat Spencer, from half-pay 24th foot (a
      gentleman cadet from the royal military college) to be ensign, vice James
      William Grant, who exchanges.
      28th Do.- Lieutenant John James Peters, from half-pay 1st West India
      regiment, to be quartermaster, vice Richard Reynolds, placed upon half-pay.
      63d Do.- Ensign W. Smith Sewell Doyle, to be lieutenant by purchase, vice
      Conroy, promoted in the 16th foot.
      Honourable George Spencer, to be ensign, by purchase, vice Doyle.
      76th Ditto- Lieutenant John Faincombe, to be captain, by purchase, vice
      Hamilton, who retires.
      Ensign Edward Kendall Champion, to be lieutenant, by purchase, vice
      Faincombe.
      Francis Carr, gentleman, to be ensign, by purchase, vice Champion.
      1st Royal Veteran Battalion- Lieutenant Leeson Patterson, from half-pay
      57th foot, to be lieutenant, vice Mayes, appointed to the 99th foot.
      BREVET
      Major-General Sir Frederick Adam, K.C.B. to have the local rank of
      Lieutenant-General in the Ionian Islands.
      STAFF
      Brevet Major William George Moore, of the 1st or grenadier foot guards, to
      be deputy quartermaster-general to the forces serving in the Windward and
      Leeward Islands (with the rank of lieutenant-col. in the army,) vice Popham,
      deceased.
      HOSPITAL STAFF
      Assistant Staff-surgeon David M'Louhglin, M.D. from half-pay, to be
      assistant-surgeon to the forces, vice Henry Clifford, who exchanges.




      Cathy Joynt Labath
      Ireland Old News
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