MADRAS PRESIDENCY. Military Commission, 1859. 18641



Military Commission, signed by Sir Charles Edward Trevelyan, Governor and Commander in Chief, and three others, appointing Godlieb James Van Someren to be Ensign of Infantry. Vellum. 12 x 10 inches, two vertical folds, in fine condition. Fort St. George, Madras, 4 November 1859. Colonel Godlieb James van Someren (1842–1915), Madras Infantry. His portrait is in the National Army Museum.