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This presentation of the Report of the Board of General Officers (sometimes referred to as the Chelsea Board, or the "Whitewash" Board) is based on transcripts by Megan Stevens, and includes the page numbers of the original publication in order to maintain the validity of page references. It is arranged in the following sections:-
Menu of sections
Title page and
table of contents
First Report
(pp i-xxix)
Second Report
(pp xxix-xxx)
Preliminary Meeting
(p xxxi-xxxii)
Minutes
(parts only)
Appendices
(parts only)

 

REPORT

OF THE

BOARD OF GENERAL OFFICERS

APPOINTED TO INQUIRE INTO

THE STATEMENTS

CONTAINED IN THE

REPORTS OF SIR JOHN M'NEILL AND COLONEL TULLOCH, AND

THE EVIDENCE TAKEN BY THEM RELATIVE THERETO,

ANIMADVERTING UPON THE

CONDUCT OF CERTAIN OFFICERS ON THE GENERAL

STAFF, AND OTHERS IN THE ARMY;

TOGETHER WITH THE

MINUTES OF EVIDENCE TAKEN BY THE BOARD;

AND AN APPENDIX.


Presented to both Houses of Parliament by Command of Her Majesty.


LONDON:
PRINTED BY GEORGE EDWARD EYRE AND WILLIAM SPOTTISWOODE,
PRINTERS TO THE QUEEN'S MOST EXCELLENT MAJESTY,
FOR HER MAJESTY'S STATIONERY OFFICE.
1856.
 

 
 

TABLE OF CONTENTS.


REPORT:PAGE
Preliminary observationsi
Opinion of the Board on the Case of -
            Lieutenant-General the Earl of Lucan, K.C.B.ii
 Major-General the Earl of Cardigan, K.C.B.vi
 Major-General Sir Richard Airey, K.C.B.ix
 Colonel the Honourable Alexander Gordon, C.B.xv
 Commissary-General Filderxx
Notice on the Case of -
 Captain Leopold George Heath, C.B., R.N.xxix
Conclusionxxx
PRELIMINARY MEETING OF THE GENERAL OFFICERSxxxi
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MINUTES OF EVIDENCE1
APPENDIX411
 

 
 

 
Menu of sections
Title page and
table of contents
First Report
(pp i-xxix)
Second Report
(pp xxix-xxx)
Preliminary Meeting
(p xxxi-xxxii)
Minutes
(parts only)
Appendices
(parts only)