No. 69
Downing Street
3 September 1861
I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your despatch No.40 of the 25th June last, respecting the intended withdrawal of the United States Troops from San Juan; on this subject I beg to refer you to my despatch No. 68 of the 24th ultimo, instructing you thatManuscript image the British Detachment is to be retained on the Island whether the American force be withdrawn or not.
I have the honor to be
Sir,
Your most obedient
humble servant
Newcastle
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Douglas, James

Pelham-Clinton, Henry Pelham Fiennes

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Pelham-Clinton, Henry Pelham Fiennes to Douglas, James 3 September 1861, LAC RG7:G8C/2, 562. 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/V617069.html.

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