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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.530
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1778 
Title Appointment of William Lacey in a corps of foot stationed in Africa
Date 15 October 1778
Author George III, King of Great Britain (1738-1820)  
Additional authors Sackville, George Germaine, Viscount (1716-1785) Hesse, John F. (fl. 1758-1778)
Document Type Military document
Content Description Signed by George Germaine, First Viscount Sackville as Secretary of State for the Americas. Countersigned by John F. Hesse?, Commissary General of Musters, and M. Lewis Secretary at War. Confirms the appointment of Lacey as captain in a corps under John Clarke, Lieutenant Colonel Commandant. Contains one round and one rectangular seal.
Subjects Africa  Military History  Global History and Civics  
People George III, King of Great Britain (1738-1820)  Sackville, George Germain, Viscount (1716-1785)  Hesse, John F. (fl. 1758-1778)  Lacey, William (fl. 1762-1778)  
Place written London, England
Theme The American Revolution
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859