Autograph Letter Signed ‘Forjas’, to Admiral Bekeley, about the transport of prisoners to England, mentioning problems preventing fulfilling Lord Wellington’s order for the transport of artillery to Alcacer. In French. 3 pp. 8 x 7 inches, in good condition. 6 February 1812. Dom Miguel Pereira Forjas, as Portuguese Secretary of State. The recipient of this letter is Admiral George Berkeley (1753-1818), who had the chief command on the coast of Portugal during the Peninsular War. Don Miguel Pereira Forjaz (1769 -1827), 9th Conde da Feira, was a Portuguese general in the Peninsular War.