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!! Connaught Journal; June 21, 1824 "Killed & Wounded"

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  • Cathy Joynt Labath
    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,
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      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
      fatigue.
      Royal Cape Coast Militia-Captain Heddle, killed; Captain Jones, taken;
      Captain Raydon, missing, supposed killed.
      Royal Volunteers-Captain Robertson, killed; Lieutenant D. Graft, wounded
      and escaped.
      Artificers-Lieutenant Cleland died of a Coup de Soleil.
      Ordnance Storekeeper- Mr. J. Brandon, missing, supposed killed.

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