Object #1004754 from MS-Papers-0032-0023

3 pages written 9 Mar 1869 by Sir Donald McLean to Theodore Minet Haultain

From: Superintendent, Hawkes Bay and Government Agent, East Coast - Papers, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0023 (100 digitised items). No Item Description

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My dear Haultain,

I received yours of the 4th by the Wellington and in compliance with your request I have asked Green to send in his resignation which seems to be the best mode of disposing of the matter

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and I am very glad you take that view of the subject as there is every necessity to avoid discord in the militia.

I sent you a few lines officially transmitting a protest from Major Garlyon.

I expect you will have all the news from the Coast by

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the St.Kilda.

I remain, My dear Haultain,
Yours very truly,
Donald McLean
March 9, 1869

Could not Major Green be placed on the unattached list? I hear from Major Green that he has already tendered his resignation. D. McL.

English (ATL)


My dear Haultain,

I received yours of the 4th by the Wellington and in compliance with your request I have asked Green to send in his resignation which seems to be the best mode of disposing of the matter and I am very glad you take that view of the subject as there is every necessity to avoid discord in the militia.

I sent you a few lines officially transmitting a protest from Major Garlyon.

I expect you will have all the news from the Coast by the St.Kilda.

I remain, My dear Haultain,
Yours very truly,
Donald McLean
March 9, 1869

Could not Major Green be placed on the unattached list? I hear from Major Green that he has already tendered his resignation. D. McL.

Part of:
Superintendent, Hawkes Bay and Government Agent, East Coast - Papers, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0023 (100 digitised items)
Series 7 Official papers, Reference Number Series 7 Official papers (3737 digitised items)
McLean Papers, Reference Number MS-Group-1551 (30238 digitised items)

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