Charles George Arbuthnot

Charles George Arbuthnot

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Sir Charles George Arbuthnot GCB (19 May 1824 - 14 April 1899) was a British Army officer. He served in the Royal Artillery in the Crimean War and rose to become a lieutenant general in British India. Arbuthnot was a twin, the son of Alexander Arbuthnot, Bishop of Killaloe. His older brother, Alexander John Arbuthnot, became a senior civil servant in India. His half-brother, George Bingham Arbuthnot, was an honorary Major General and Colonel of the Madras Light Cavalry in India. He was educated at Rugby, attended the Royal Military Academy, and was commissioned as second lieutenant in the Royal Artillery on 17 June 1843. Arbuthnot served in the Crimean War as a captain in the 10th Battalion of the Royal Artillery. He was slightly wounded in minor actions near Sevastopol on 17 June 1855. He received a severe wound on 23 August 1855.show more

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  • Paperback | 138 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 213g
  • Acu Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135732048
  • 9786135732047