Object #1005945 from MS-Papers-0032-0514

1 page written 23 Nov 1868 by Sir Donald McLean in Napier City to James Wathan Preece in Wairoa

From: Inward letters - George A Preece, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0514 (43 digitised items). 43 letters written from Wairoa, Napier, Taupo, and Bay of Plenty, 1868-1876. Includes two McLean draft replies.

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English (ATL)

COPY. Napier.

23rd. November 1868.

Dear Sir,

I shall be glad to avail myself of your offer to accompany the Ngatiporou on the expedition in pursuit of Te Kooti. As you display so much zeal for the service, I will recommend you to the Government for a Commission in connection with the Native Contingent.

I have the honor to be Sir, Your most obedient servant, (Signed)
Donald McLean.
To:- Preece Esqre. Interpreter. Wairoa.

Part of:
Inward letters - George A Preece, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0514 (43 digitised items)
Series 1 Inward letters (English), Reference Number Series 1 Inward letters (English) (14501 digitised items)
McLean Papers, Reference Number MS-Group-1551 (30238 digitised items)

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