78.Received message from the ministry of finance on the 9th this month due to his Majesty's decree
of the 15th of December last number 2 and conform the decree decision of the 5th of March last.Lit E.With presentation of the ships papers to the ship Maria Elizabeth, skipper Jan Vlieland located in Rotterdam destined to Tonningen given permission to leave.
Is decided that said ship is permitted to leave and that the required letters of consent to say so shall
shall be made .
And will , beside the reported papers and the submitted ship's papers. extract sent to the Minister of finance ,to give this decree the necessary execution.
It tells us all there is to know about his army , what they had to do , had to wear and so on .
And for the captains permission to sail with their ship. just as his brother Jeroen Vlieland ,Jan Vlieland also had permission.
About the ship Maria Elizabeth