Record of Military Pay issued by Captain Henry Nelles- December 30, 1815


Description
Sponsors:
1812 History
Department of Canadian Heritage This item is a part of the 1812 History digitization project. This project was made possible with the support of the Department of Canadian Heritage through the Canadian Culture Online Strategy.
Media Type:
Text
Item Type:
Documents
Description:
A record of army pay issued by Captain Henry Nelles (1789-1841) for December 30, 1815. It is handwritten with ink and has an "X" through the figures on the front. On the back is the total of pays calculated along with some pencil calculations.

Nelles was a Captain in the 4th Regiment of the Lincoln Militia. This regiment participated in the Battles of Queenston Heights and Lundy's Lane. Nelles was also known to have been held prisoner by American troops during the war.
Date of Original:
15 December 1815
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
84.4.10
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.1931626209261 Longitude: -79.5609283447266
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Record of Military Pay issued by Captain Henry Nelles- December 30, 1815


A record of army pay issued by Captain Henry Nelles (1789-1841) for December 30, 1815. It is handwritten with ink and has an "X" through the figures on the front. On the back is the total of pays calculated along with some pencil calculations.

Nelles was a Captain in the 4th Regiment of the Lincoln Militia. This regiment participated in the Battles of Queenston Heights and Lundy's Lane. Nelles was also known to have been held prisoner by American troops during the war.