RepositoryRoyal Archives
CollectionCorrespondence of William IV
TitleLetter from William IV to Viscount Althorp, written at Windsor Castle, Spencer, on the subject of corporal punishment in the army
Date6 April 1833
WriterWilliam IV, King
AddresseeSpencer, 3rd Earl
DescriptionThe King acknowledges the receipt of Viscount Althorp's letter: he is pleased to know that they share the same view on the importance of making sure the Court Martial retains the power of inflicting corporal punishment.
The King appreciates Lord Grey's clear and constant communication since he believes in the great importance of good understanding and union between the Sovereign and the Government.
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Physical DescriptionBound manuscript paper
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