LETTER: [Tanner] to the Accountant General of the Navy from [Tanner] acknowledging receipt of cheque for £100 being the tropical equipment allowance for various officers of the late 'H.M.S. Tara'.
States also that the warrant for C. W. Birkley was applied for in October and that W. G. Manning acted as confidential secretary to Capt. R. R. S. Gwatkin-Williams as well as assistant for A. Dutton the paymaster. Submits therfore that Birkley and Manning should receive the allowance.