No. 44, Military
27 October 1860
With reference to Your Despatch No 2 of the 5th of January 1860, calling for the details of Expenditure which has beenManuscript imagebeen incurred upon Barracks and other Services arising out of the occupation of San Juan, and which has been defrayed from Imperial Funds, I have the honor to forward herewith the necessary Returns, with Vouchers, made up to the 30th of September last.
2. I have to offer my apologies for not sooner transmitting these Documents, but there was a delay and difficultyManuscript imagedifficulty in obtaining them in a perfect shape from the Acting Treasurer, Captain Gosset, and they eventually had to be prepared by his Successor, as will be more clearly explained by a perusal of the enclosed correspondence.
I have etc.
Minutes by CO staff
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Mr Elliot
Transmit a Copy of this Desp. with the original enclosures to the War Office?
VJ 18 Decr
Mr Jadis
What is the sum total.
TFE 18/12
Mr Elliot
The Treasurer divides the expenditure into Military & Civil.
Military £4000
Civil 642.16.8
Total £4642.16.8
Mr Jadis
Transmit to War Off.
TFE 19/12
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
Not in file.
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Draft, Elliot to Under-Secretary, War Office, 21 December 1860, forwarding copy of the despatch and original enclosures.
Douglas, James to Pelham-Clinton, Henry Pelham Fiennes 27 October 1860, CO 305:14, no. 11680, 406. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871, Edition 2.2, ed. James Hendrickson and the Colonial Despatches project. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria. https://bcgenesis.uvic.ca/V60044.html.

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