Document ReferenceBu 46/131
TitleLetter from Sir A. Buchanan, Madrid, Spain, to Lord John Russell [later 1st Earl Russell], Foreign Office, London; 29 May 1860.
Date29 May 1860
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionConcerns the claims made against the Spanish Government by persons who served in the Uporto Grenadiers and Chasseurs; reports that further sums have been obtained and discusses the list of claimants; explains those which have not yet been paid have either no papers, or have not brought forward their claims before the Military Commission at Valencia; praises Mr Brackenbury's efforts to settle this question and comments that he has been in almost daily contact with the Department of War and Finance during the last few weeks.
TermSpanish affairs, government
expenses, military

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA7541Brackenbury; William (fl 1859); Mr; Diplomatfl 1859
NA136Buchanan; Andrew (1807-1882); 1st Baronet; diplomat1807-1882
NA139Russell; John (1792-1878); 1st Earl Russell1792-1878
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