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!! Connaught Journal; May 6, 1824 "The Army"

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  • Cathy Joynt Labath
    THE CONNAUGHT JOURNAL Galway, Thursday, May 6, 1824 THE ARMY The report at the United Service Club is, that the People of the Horse Guards mean to continue
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      THE CONNAUGHT JOURNAL
      Galway, Thursday, May 6, 1824

      THE ARMY
      The report at the United Service Club is, that the "People of the Horse
      Guards" mean to continue the 10th Hussars in Ireland for another year, as a
      punishment for their sins.
      At a Court-Martial held at Barbadoes, on the 20th November last,
      Assistants-Commissary-General John Lawrence and Edward Wood, for embezzlement
      and fraudulent returns in their accounts, were sentenced to be dismissed his
      Majesty's service which sentence has been confirmed.
      At Jamaica, Deputy Assistant-Commissary-General Thomas Bunnell, for similar
      offences, to be dismissed his Majesty's service, and rendered incapable of ever
      serving in any civil or military capacity whatever.
      The last division of the 95th regiment of foot has embarked at Portsmouth
      for Malta.
      The 71st regiment is ordered on the arrival of the 61st at Cork to embark
      for Canada.
      On the arrival of the 71st in Canada, the first battalion of the 60th Foot
      is ordered to embark for England.
      The 1st division of the 9th regiment of infantry is ordered to embark
      forthwith at Greenock, on board the Loyal Briton transport for Gibraltar.

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