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!! Connaught Journal; July 22, 1824 "Military Promotions"

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  • Cathy Joynt Labath
    THE CONNAUGHT JOURNAL Galway, Thursday, July 22, 1824 MILITARY PROMOTIONS War-Office, July 9 2d Regiment of Dragoon Guards-Captain William Chamberlayne to be
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      THE CONNAUGHT JOURNAL
      Galway, Thursday, July 22, 1824

      MILITARY PROMOTIONS
      War-Office, July 9
      2d Regiment of Dragoon Guards-Captain William Chamberlayne to be Major by
      purchase, vice Gordon, who retires. Lieutenant George Knox to be Captain by
      purchase, vice Chamberlayne. Cornet Gustavus Thomas Smith to be Lieutenant by
      purchase, vice Knox. Cornet Henry Curti?, from half pay of the 7th Light
      Dragoons, to be Cornet, by purchase, vice Smith.
      5th Ditto - Captain William Hay, form half pay of the 37th foot, to be
      Captain, vice Braithwaite Christie, who exchanged, receiving the difference.
      10th Regiment of Light Dragoons - Troop Serjeant Major Frederick Kinkie, to
      be Regimental Quartermaster, vice Rogers, deceased.
      1st Regiment of Foot - To be Ensigns, without purchase, Augustus Howard
      Ormsby, gentleman, vice Glover, promoted in the 2d West India Regiment; Tyrell
      Byrne, gentleman.
      4th Ditto - Arthur William Alloway, gentleman, to be Ensign, by purchase,
      vice Ward, appointed to the 7th Light Dragoons.
      10th Ditto - John James Fenton, gentleman, to be Ensign without purchase,
      vice Berwick, promoted in the Royal African Colonial Corps.
      15th Ditto - Captain Charles Walker from half pay of the 44th foot, to be
      Paymaster, vice William Wood, who exchanges.
      46th Ditto - To be Lieutenants without purchase- Ensign Ralph Carr, vice
      Orr, deceased; Ensign Mathew Smith vice Clancy, deceased; Ensign Kenneth
      Cockerel Mackenzie, late of the 70th foot, vice Carr, George Mathew Archer,
      gentleman, vice Smith.
      19th Ditto - Charles Cranford Ray, gentleman, to be Ensign, without
      purchase, vice Suden, promoted in the 2d West India Regiment.
      31st Ditto - William Neville Thomas, gentleman, to be Ensign without
      purchase, vice Burrows, promoted in the Royal African Corps.
      47th Ditto - William Drew Hewson, gentleman, to be Ensign, without
      purchase, vice Smith, deceased.
      50th Ditto - Ensign Henry Gill to be Lieutenant without purchase, vice
      Ross, promoted in the 2d West India Regiment; Henry Maxwell Otway, gentleman, to
      be Ensign, vice Gill.
      61st Ditto - Samuel Hood, gentleman, to be Ensign without purchase, vice
      Couran, promoted in the 2d West India Regiment.
      75th Ditto - Boys, gentleman, to be Ensign without purchase, vice
      Patterson, promoted in the Royal African Corps.
      78th Ditto - Ensign William Bain M'Alpin, to be Lieutenant, without
      purchase, vice Fraser, promoted in the Royal African Colonial Corps; Nath.
      Cameron, gentleman, to be Ensign, vice M'Alpin.
      83d Ditto - Robert Kelly, gentleman, to be Ensign without purchase, vice
      Lisle, deceased.
      88th Ditto - Honourable Charles Monckton, to be Ensign by purchase, vice
      Hartopp, who retires.
      95th Ditto - Thomas Alexander Souter, gentleman, to be Ensign without
      purchase, vice Oxley, promoted in the Royal African Corps.
      97th Ditto - Ensign Lewis Xavier Leslie to be Lieutenant by purchase, vice
      Scott, who retires. To be Ensigns - William Trevor Stannus, gentleman, by
      purchase, vice Leslie; Frederick Contart Barlow, gentleman, without purchase,
      vice Burleton, promoted in the Royal Colonial African Corps.
      98th Ditto - Surgeon William Vassall, M.D. from half pay 24th Foot to be
      Surgeon.
      Rifle Brigade - George Mackinnon, gentleman, to be Second Lieutenant,
      without purchase, vice Robertson, promoted in the Royal African Colonial Corps.
      1st West India Regiment - John Pentlard, gentleman, to be Ensign by
      purchase, vice Johnson, promoted.
      2d Ditto - Assistant Surgeon Malcolm Ritchie, to be Surgeon, vice Teddie,
      deceased; Hospital Assistant J. Wilson to be Assistant Surgeon, vice Ritchie.
      Ceylon Regiment - Hospital Assistant Michael M'Dermott, M.D. to be
      Assistant Surgeon, vice Hortson, deceased.
      Royal African Colonial Corps - Major General Charles Turner to be Colonel,
      vice Sir C. M'Carthy, deceased; Lieutenant General Charles M'Combie from the 1st
      foot to be Captain without purchase, vice L'Estrange, deceased.
      HOSPITAL STAFF - Acting Hospital Assistant John Bell, to be Assistant to
      the Forces, vice Wilson, promoted in the 2d West India Regiment.
      UNATTACHED - Major Augustus Frederick D'Este from the 4th Dragoon Guards,
      to be Lieutenant Col of Infantry, by purchase, vice Major Gen Macquaire, who
      retires.
      Office of Ordnance, 7th July 1824.
      ROYAL REGIMENT OF ARTILLERY- Second Captain Peter Debrisay Stewart's
      regimental commission, on resigning the Adjutancy, bears date the 21st April
      1820.

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