Reference numberHINCH 9/54
TitleCircular Letter; Viscount Palmerston, Home Secretary, to 7th Earl of Sandwich.
DescriptionSuggesting that, to make the Militia as efficient as possible, one field Officer per Regiment, and one or two of the Captains should be men who have served in the Army, and have thereby acquired practical Military Knowledge.
Date7th January, 1853
CreatorNameMontagu family, Earls of Sandwich of Hinchingbrooke
RepositoryHuntingdonshire Archives

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