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!! Connaught Journal; June 28, 1824 "Military Promotions"

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  • Cathy Joynt Labath
    THE CONNAUGHT JOURNAL Galway, Thursday, June 28, 1824 MILITARY PROMOTIONS War-Office, June 18, 1824. 6th Regiment of Dragoon Guards- Lieutenant G. Hume, from
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      THE CONNAUGHT JOURNAL
      Galway, Thursday, June 28, 1824


      MILITARY PROMOTIONS
      War-Office, June 18, 1824.
      6th Regiment of Dragoon Guards- Lieutenant G. Hume, from he 15th Light
      Dragoons, to be Captain, by purchase, vice Langley, who retires.
      7th Regiment of Light Dragoons - Ensign William Edwards, from the 46th
      Foot, to be Cornet, vice R. Aird, who retires upon half-pay 10th Foot.
      8th Ditto- Captain Henry Knight, from the 63d Foot, to be Captain, vice
      Paterson, who exchanges.
      15th Ditto - Cornet William Garnier to be Lieut. by purchase, vice Hume,
      promoted in the 6th Dragoon Guards.
      Henry Thomas Lord Pelham to be Cornet, by purchase, vice Garnier.
      16th Regiment of Foot - Lieutenant Chas. Murray from the Ceylon Regiment,
      to be Lieutenant, vice Deacon, who exchanges.
      18th Ditto - Brevet Lieutenant-Colonel Gideon Gorrequer to be Major, by
      purchase, vice Percival who retires.
      Lieutenant Gudbert French to be Captain, by purchase, vice Gorrenquer.
      31st Regiment of Foot - Surgeon Wm. Charles Collow, from the 96th Foot, to
      be Surgeon, vice Shurland, who exchanges.
      40th Ditto - Captain Robert Moore, from half-pay of the Regiment, to be
      Paymaster, vice Phillips, dismissed the service.
      41st Ditto- Lieutenant Wm. Barnes, from the 65th Foot, to be Surgeon, vice
      Jones, who exchanges.
      44th Ditto - Surgeon William Daunt, M.D. from the 58th Foot, to be Surgeon,
      vice Jones, who exchanges.
      46th Ditto - Ensign Richard Keiley, from half-pay 10th Foot, to be Ensign,
      vice Edwards, appointed to the 7th Light Dragoons.
      58th Ditto - Surgeon Griffith Jones, from the 44th Foot, to be Surgeon,
      vice Daunt, who exchanges.
      60th Ditto - Lieutenant Thomas Richard Plumbe Tempest, from the 98th Foot,
      to be Lieutenant, vice Cornwall, appointed to the 76th Foot.
      63d Ditto - Captain Thomas Paterson, from the 8th Light Dragoons, to be
      Captain, vice Knight, who exchanges.
      Lieutenant Hugh Percy Forster, from half-pay Rifle Brigade, to be
      Paymaster, vice Jones, dismissed the service.
      65th Ditto - Lieutenant Wiliam Ashe, from the 41st Foot, to be Lieutenant,
      vice Barnes, who exchanges.
      76th Ditto - Lieutenant Herbert Cornwall, from the 60th Foot, to be
      Lieutenant, vice Thomas H. Grobbe, who retires upon half-pay 74th Foot.
      96th Ditto - Surgeon James Shorland, from the 31st Foot, to be Surgeon,
      vice Callow, who exchanges.
      98th Ditto - Lieutenant William Frerbairn, from half-pay 74th Foot, to be
      Lieutenant, vice Plumbe Tempest, appointed to the 60th Foot.
      Lieutenant Gillespie Dunlevie, from half-pay 65th Foot, to be Paymaster.
      1st West India Regiment - Lieutenant Colonel F. Eyre Browne, from half-pay
      65th West India Regiment, to be Lieutenant-Colonel, vice James Cassidy, who
      exchanges.
      Ceylon Regiment - Lieutenant Thomas Beacon from the 16th Foot, to be
      Lieutenant, vice Murray, who exchanges.
      War-Office, 12th June, 1824.

      MEMORANDUM - His Majesty has been pleased to approve of the 39th Foot
      bearing on its colours and appointments, in addition to any other badges or
      devices which may have heretofore been granted to that Regiment, the words
      "Pyrenness," "Neville," "Nive," and Orthes," in commemoration of the
      distinguished conduct of that Corps in the Pyrennes, in the months of July and
      August, 1813; at Niville, on the 10th November, 1813; in the passage of the
      Nive, in the month of December, 1812; and at Orthes on the 27th February, 1814.

      Cathy Joynt Labath
      Ireland Old News
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