!! Connaught Journal; Mar 1, 1824 "Military Promotions"
- THE CONNAUGHT JOURNAL
Galway, Monday, March 1, 1824
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Lieutenant Richard Lane has been superseded, he being absent without leave.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
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.
Major-General Sir Frederick Adam, K.C.B. to have the local rank of
Lieutenant-General in the Ionian Islands.
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,
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