PAKENHAM, William Lygon, 4th Earl of Longford. 19468



Printed Memorandum, completed in manuscript, signed twice by Pakenham as Adjutant-General, to the Officer Commanding H.M. 72d Highlanders, Rajputana Field Force, acknowledging his letter. 1 page 9 x 7 inches, address panel marked ‘On the Public Service only’, Allahabad postmark, diamond shape filing hole. Adjutant General’s Office, Allahabad, 2 December 1858. General William Lygon Pakenham, 4th Earl of Longford (1819-1887), Anglo-Irish soldier. After service in both the Crimean War and the Indian Rebellion, Pakenham became Adjutant-General in India in November 1858.