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Correspondence Out-letters: Secretary-at-War[WO 4] 1789-1810, 1847-1853 [microform]
Bib ID 551865
Format MicroformMicroform, ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Great Britain. War Office
 
Description Canberra : Australian Joint Copying Project, [19--] 
5 microfilm reels ; 35 mm. 
Summary

Correspondence to officers and Public Deparoments covering matters relating to Australian Colonies and New Zealand. Covers issues such as conditions of service to encourage soldiers to settle in Australia, New Zealand and the Cape, facets of life of a soldier in the Colonies, emigration of military pensioners particularly to New Zealand.

Notes

National Library of Australia holds microfilm master.

Filmed as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project by the National Library of Australia and the Library of New South Wales.

Pieces 845-846 relevant to New South Wales Corps copied in full: only extracts from other selected pieces have been filmed.

Public Record Office WO 4/284-846 (various)

Original held by Public Record Office, London.

Cited In

Australian Joint Copying Project handbook. Part 2 : War Office - class and piece list, 2nd ed. p. 14.

Index/Finding Aid Note More detailed list 
Subjects Great Britain. - War Office - Records and correspondence.  |  Great Britain. - Army. - New South Wales Corps.  |  Great Britain. - Army - Demobilization.  |  Australia - History, Military - 1788-1851.  |  New Zealand - History, Military - 19th century.  |  New Zealand - Emigration and immigration.  |  Cape of Good Hope (South Africa) - Emigration and immigration.
Time Coverage 1789-1853 
Other authors/contributors Australian Joint Copying Project  |  National Library of Australia  |  Library of New South Wales  |  Great Britain. Public Record Office

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