Blank cheque, 1801 (c)
This unused cheque relates to a fund to assist widows and orphans of soldiers killed in Egypt during the French Revolutionary War (1793-1802).
From papers collected by Colonel Charles Herries relating to the Committee for the Relief of the Widows and Orphans of Officers killed in the expeditions to Egypt and Holland, 1801-1821.
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National Army Museum, Study Collection