[The Royal Marines in the Napoleonic Wars.] Autograph Letter Signed from Charles Homfray, 2nd Lieutenant, Royal Marines, regarding ?some mistake? in the statement of his half pay.

The Royal Marines in the Napoleonic Wars; Charles Homfray of Broadwaters, Worcestershire
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?Broadwaters [Worcestershire] March 23rd. 1803?.
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For the family see the entry on ?HOMFRAY, of Wollaston Hall, and The Hill, near Stourbridge; Broadwaters, Kidderminster; and The Hyde, Kinver, Staffordshire?, in H. S. Grazebrook, ?The Heraldry of Worcestershire? (1873). 1p, 8vo. Text clear and complete, on aged paper worn and chipped at edges, with one short closed tear. Previously folded into a packet. Endorsed. Reads: ?Sir / I have just rec?d yours enclosin [sic] a statement of the Half Pay which you say is 33? - 8s - [?]d & that there is only 12? . 15s due to me for 6 months. I should think you had made some mistake in the statement as it is about 6 Pounds deficient. I have this day drawn on you for 12? - 15s in favor of Wakeman & Coy. which you?ll please to accept & place to acct. of - / Your Obtd Servant / Chas Homfray / 2nd Lieutn. Royal Marines?.