Lot 663King William IV Signature On Army Commission 1832...

Auction Date: 5/03/2020 at 10:30 am

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King William IV Signature On Army Commission 1832 Impressive clean Commission with Large clear hand Signature of King William III at top left stating that Henry Evatt be appointed to be Colonel Commandant in the Royal Engineers. Black printing with manuscript annotations, signatures and seal or vellum, size 15½" × 11¾". Plus another signed by Queen Victoria appointing him Major General of the Royal Engineers in July of 1838. Documents with King William III signatures are seldom seen. Henry Evatt became Lieut. General in the Royal Engineers. Died at 83 years, memorial in St Marys Church, Fordwich, Canterbury (2)

Hammer Price: £220.00

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