Object #1019519 from MS-Papers-0032-0282

3 pages written 20 Dec 1867 by Lieutenant-Colonel James Fraser

From: Inward letters - James Fraser, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0282 (39 digitised items). 38 letters written from Hawke's Bay, Bay of Plenty and East Coast, 1865-1870. Includes letter addressed to Captain Rhodes, 1865

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Friday 20th Decr. 1867

My dear Sir

I hear from Whitmore that you wish two men to carry round an address to Sir Geo. Grey for signature I have accordingly ordered the bearer of this (Sergeant Scott) a very intelligent man, and another man named Rolostom, to report themselves to you, for orders - I have no doubt that they will do all you wish.

This is an awful place nothing but wind or rain all day long.

The men are getting on very well with their drill, I am happy to say, and I hope to make them a smart set and creditable to the Province.

Wishing you a happy Xmas Believe me
Yrs. ever sincerely
J. Fraser

Part of:
Inward letters - James Fraser, Reference Number MS-Papers-0032-0282 (39 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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