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 The World 1794

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Date transcribed2017-01-18
Transcribed byPeter Schofield
CommentNames transcribed from the single copy of The World newspaper, (dated 4th January 1794) held by the British Library. The newspaper was printed by James Leary, at No. 46 Cossitollah Street, Calcutta.

View all other items of "Surname" with value "Murray" in "The World 1794" Surname  Murray    
Forename  Peter    
Rank  Adjutant General    
View all other items of "Occupation or  Status" with value "4th European Battalion?" in "The World 1794" Occupation or Status  4th European Battalion?    
View all other items of "Location" with value "Calcutta" in "The World 1794" Location  Calcutta    
Summary Remarks  General Court Martial of Lieutenant O'Halloran, Adjutant 4th Battalion European Infantry, for behaviour unbecoming the character of an Officer and Gentleman. For falsely and maliciously defaming the character of Lieutenant Colonel Showers by exhibiting false letters against him before a General Court Martial against the said Lieutenant Colonel Showers (signed) Peter Murray, Adjutant General. The court martial was held by warrant from Colonel Ahmuty, senior Officer commanding the troops at Fort William, authorized by the Most Noble Charles Marquis Cornwallis, K.G., Governor General. President of Court Martial Lieutenant Colonel Hussey, Artillery. Members: Major Dunn, 3rd European Bn., Captain Bradley, 18th Sepoy Bn., Captain Haynes, 4th European Bn., Captain Burton, 78th Regt. ...... Captain Lloyd, 3rd European Bn., Captain Legertwood, Artillery, Captain Pennington, 4th European Bn., Lieutenant Stuart, 3rd European Bn., Lieutenant F Bondshaw, 39th Sepoy Bn., Lieutenant Fleming, 36th Regt., Henry Fox Calcraft, Judge Advocate General. The sentence was acquittal (signed) Vere Warner Hussey, Lieutenant Colonel.    
View all other items of "Article  Type" with value "News Article" in "The World 1794" Article Type  News Article    
View all other items of "Issue  Number" with value "Vol III, No. CXVII" in "The World 1794" Issue Number  Vol III, No. CXVII    
Date of Issue  4 Jan 1794    
Year  1794    
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