Wood to Colonial Office

Having heard that My husband (Captain Wood Royal Marines H.M.S. Ganges) has applied to you for an appointment in the Island of Vancouver would you Kindly inform me if there is any chance of his request being granted.
Trusting you will excuse Manuscript imagethe liberty I am taking in thus troubling you.
I am, Sir
Your's obediently
Kate Wood

3 Tavistock Place
Plumstead Common

l Thursday May 3rd
Minutes by CO staff
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No official Letter has arrived from Capn Wood.
Ask the Private Secretaries if they have seen any; & if not ansr accy.
ABd 7/5
Not with me.
AN Birch 9 Apl [May]
Not with me.
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Draft, Colonial Office to Wood, 14 May 1859, advising that no application had been received from Captain Wood.
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Birch, Arthur Nonus

Blackwood, Arthur Johnstone

Norris, Henry Charles

Wood, Charles B.

Wood, Kate

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Colonial Office

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HMS Ganges

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Vancouver Island