|William Loney RN - Documents|
(In any further correspondence on this subject, it is requested that the Admiralty date and Initial letter may be quoted)
"Duke of Wellington", at
With reference to a letter from Mr. William Loney, Deputy Inspector General dated 23rd. December last, forwarded from Hong Kong, their Lordships desire that Mr. Loney be acquainted, on his arrival at Haslar Hospital from Chna, that they are pleased to be informed of his readiness
readiness to have continued on Foreign Service, but that this change of his appointment from the Royal Naval Hospital as Hong Kong to Haslar Hospital was made in the usual course.
The addressee is W.R.E. Smart Inspector General at Haslar, and Loney's immediate superior there. The signatory is Admiral Sir George Rodney Mundy, K.C.B., Commander-in-Chief at Portsmouth from 1 March 1875 - 1 March 1878.