Document ReferencePw F 3500
TitleLetter from [Henry Dundas], 1st Viscount Melville, to [W.H. Cavendish-Bentinck], 3rd Duke of Portland; 20 May 1805
Date20 May 1805
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionHas spoken with Mr Huskisson who has told him that the Treasury proceedings regarding Colonel [John] Bentinck have been regulated by the reports made by the War Department; says they must refer consideration of Bentinck's claims [for compensation for raising regiments?] to that department; has given the Secretary at War [William Dundas] the papers he [Portland] gave to him; states that the secretary will undertake further enquiry on the subject.
Termexpenses, military
expenses, compensation for
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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA9468Huskisson; William (1770-1830); Mr; statesman1770-1830
NA32384Bentinck; John C. (1763-1833); Count Bentinck; 2nd son of Christian F.A. Bentinck Count Bentinck; major-general1763-1833
NA33881Dundas; William (1762-1845); Mr; Secretary at War 1804-061762-1845
NA11395Dundas; Henry (1742-1811); 1st Viscount Melville; Lord Advocate of Scotland 1775-17831742-1811
NA905Bentinck; William H.C. Cavendish- (1738-1809); 3rd Duke of Portland; succ. 17621738-1809
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