Reference numberHINCH 9/293
TitleLetter; T.A. Willis, Normandy Park, Guildford, to 7th Earl of Sandwich.
DescriptionMentions that Mr. Gorst received an evasive and unsatisfactory reply from the Secretary of State for War to a question about the present state of the companies which had had to fill up the other companies and troops going to Egypt. Believes that since an understanding has been reached with Turkey the campaign will last no longer than 3 months.
Date10th August [1882]
CreatorNameMontagu family, Earls of Sandwich of Hinchingbrooke
RepositoryHuntingdonshire Archives

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