Military Documents, Colonel Whitmore

Production date
26 Jul 1869

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Military documents regarding the cessation of Colonel Whitmore's command of New Zealand forces in anticipation of a new joint office being formed.

a) Note stating: W Fox will be obliged if Colonel Whitmore will call at his office at any time convenient to him by today. Attached to main document.

b) Document stating that the Office of Commander in Chief is to be discontinued, that the new position being formed by the Government and a salary of £600 per annum be offered and resign his seat in Parliament and refrain from any political activity.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Handwritten black ink on paper
Height x Width: 204 x 128mm
Height x Width: 325 x 200mm
Subject period
Subject date
26 Jul 1869
Credit line
gifted by Mrs Wanklyn
Other number(s)
m50/2, 78503

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