Guide to the Papers of W. M. Robertson
|Manuscript Name||Papers of Major W. M. Robertson|
|Manuscript Number||MSS 250|
|Last Updated||September 2009|
|Extent||1 leaf (1 folio)|
|Location||Academy Library, UNSW Canberra|
|Abstract||This collection comprises the engrossed parchment Commission of Major W. M. Robertson, Army of the East India Company, 10 October 1821.|
Major W. M. Robertson, served in the 15th Regiment Native Infantry, and died on the 24th April 1825 at about 42 years. His remains lie interred in the burying ground attached to Stone House in the Nilgiri Distric, India.
Papers of W. M. Robertson, Academy Library, UNSW Canberra, Australian Defence Force Academy, Canberra, MS 250, Folio 1.
Great Britain. East India Company. Army -- Archives
Great Britain. East India Company. Army
Great Britain. East India Company. Army -- Promotions
By the Lord Justices in the Name of His Majesty George the Fourth. Engrossed Commission of Major W. M. Robertson, Army of East India Company; signed by the Duke of Wellington, Earl Cathcart, Lord Cholmondeley, Henry Addington, Viscount Sidmouth and William Hamilton. Also includes the Seal of the Lords of Justice, and the following statement "with Army with East Indies only" on the front and back of the Commission, 10 October 1821