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WAR.OFFICE Dec. 22.-7th Regt. Drag. Guards—Lient.-Col. W. M. Mills. from half-pay unattached, to be Lieut.-Col. vice Brevet-Col. A. K. C. Kennedy. who ex-

changes; Major R. Richardson to be Lient..Col. by purchase, vice Mills. who retires; Capt. T. Le Marchetti to be Major, by purchase. vice Richardson ; Lieut. H. Schonswar to be Capt. by purchase, vice Le Marchaut; Cornet C. 0. O'Callaghan to be Lieut.

by purchase, vice Schonswar; J. T. Cramer, Gent, to be Cornet, by purchase, vice

O'Callaghan. 3d Light Drags.—Cornet J. H. Travers to be Lieut. without purchase, vice Knowles, dec.; Cornet R. Casement to be Lieut. without purchase, vice Travers, whose promotion has been cancelled ; Ensign J. D. White, from the 3d Foot. to be Cornet, vice Casement. 15th Light Drags.—Assist.-Surg. J. Joe, from the 57th Foot, to be Asiistant-Surgeon vice Bissett, who exchanges. 3d Foot—Sergeant-Major W. C.

Collura to be Eusign, without purchase, vice White. appointed to the 3,1 Light Drags. 9th Fuot—Ensigu F. Sievwright to be Lieut. by purchase, vice M•Leod, who retires; J. Hanham. Gent, to be Ensign by purchase. vice Sievright. 13th Foot—Ensign L. H.

Bedford to be Lieut, by purchase, vice Penny, who retire,; H. Hogge, Gent, to be En- sign, by purchase, vice Bedford; It. B. Stowards. Gent, to be Ensign. without pur- chase. vice Wade, promoted. 15th Foot—W. S. Portal, Gent. to be Ensign, without purchase, vice Cooper, who resigns. 16th Foot—S. R. L. Lovell, Gent, tube Ensign,

without purchase, vice Venables, appoiuted to the 50th Foot. 21st Foot--Second Lieut. A. S. Bolton to be Find Limit. without purchase, vice Wrixsou, dec.; R. E. Peddle.

Gent, to be Second Lieut. vice Bolton. 29th Foot—Ensign R. Dobbs, to be Lieut, without purchase vice Mitchell, who retires; H. R. White, Gent, to be Ensign, by purchase. vice Dobbs. 32d Foot—Lieut. T. Robyus to be Capt. by purchase, vice

Dillon, who retires; Ensign H. E. Weare to be Lieut. by purchase, vice Robytis ; J.

Lawrie, Gent, to be Ensign, by purchase, vice Weare. 39111 Foot—Lieutenant and Adjutant A. Turner. from half-pay 3d West India Regiment, to be Lieutenant, vice Colvill, appointed to the 29th oot; Ensign J. H. Archer to be ,Lieut. by purchase, vice Turner, who retires; J. N. W. Ensor, Gent, to be Ensign, by purchase. vice Archer. 44th Foot—Capt. A. H. Ferryman to be Major, by purchase, vice O'Neill. who retires ; Lieut. J. Harvey to be Capt. by purchase, vice Ferryman ; Ensign J.

Rubinson to be Lieut. by purchase, vice Harvey; W. Haunter, Gent, to be Ensign, by purchase, vice Robinson. 50.h Foot—Ensign C. H. Tottenham to be Lieut. without

purchase. vice Green, dec.; Ensign T. V. Venables, from the 16th Foot, to be Ensign.

vice Tottenham. 55th Foot—Capt. F. A. Whimper, from the 98th Foot, to be Capt. vice Grimes, who exchanges. 56th Foot—Lieut. S Oakeley to be Capt. by purchase, vice Fosbrooke, who retires • Ensign H. W. Austin to be Lieut. by purchase, vice Oakeley, 57th Foot —Assisktut-Surgeon T. Bisset, M.D. from 15th Light Drs.. goons, to be Assistant Surgeon, vice Jee, who exchanges. 64th Foot— Lieutenant

G. W. P. Bingham. from the 78th Foot, to be Lieutenant vice Parker. who exchanges. 78th Foot—Limit. W. Parker, from the 64th Foot. to be Lieut. vice Bingham, who ex- changes. 86th Foot—W. C. Baird, Gent. to be Ensign, without purchase, vice Bowen. dec. 91st Foot—A. Barclay, M. D. to be Assist.-Surg. vice Stubbs, who resigns. 97th Foot—Limit. D. Craigte to be Capt. without purchase, vice Lisle, dec.; Ensign T. Biggs to be Lieut. vice Craigie; H. S. J. Vicars, Gent, to be Ensign. vice Biggs. 98th Foot —Capt. H. Grimes, from the 55th Foot, to be Capt. vice Whimper, who exchanges.

Ceylon Rifle Rest. —Assist.-Surg . . Stuart, from the Staff, to be Surg. vice Ewing, deceased.

Hospital Staff—Assist.-Surg. J. C. G. Tice, from the 8th Foot, to be Assist.-Surg. to the Forces, vice Stuart, promoted in the Ceylon Rine Regt.

The under-mentioned Cadets, of the lion. the East India Company's Service, to have the local and temporary rank of Ensign during the period of their being placed under the command of Lieut. Col. Sir F. Smith, of the Royal Engineers, at Chatham, for field instruction in the art of sapping and mining—J. H. Dyas, Gent.; A. Fraser, Gent.; C. S. Paton, Gent.; H. Drummond, Gent.; J. C. Harris, Gent.; ?. P. L. O'Connell, Gent.