Auction Date: 13/08/2015 at 01:30 pm
Seven Years War Military Expedition to Belle Ille 1761 Document to advance to Captain Alex, Wood of the 8th Regiment of Foot the Sum of Five Hundred Pounds. Authorized by "His Excellency Studholme Hodgson Col. Of the Fifth Regiment of Foot. Major General and commander in Chief of His Majesty's Forces employed on an Expedition, &c." (The capture of Belle Ille off the coast of Brittany). Also signed by Studholme Hodgson. Interesting manuscript document, size 20 x 32cm, in good condition.