Edward Bulwer (British Army Officer)

Edward Bulwer (British Army Officer)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. General Sir Edward Earle Gascoyne Bulwer GCB (22 December 1829 - 8 December 1910) was a British Army officer who became Lieutenant Governor of Guernsey. Educated at Trinity College, Cambridge, Bulwer was commissioned into the Royal Welch Fusiliers in 1849.He served in the Crimea War and took part in the Battle of Alma in 1854.He then took part in the Relief of Lucknow during the Indian Mutiny. He was appointed Assistant Inspector of Reserve Forces in Scotland in 1865, Assistant Adjutant-General for Recruiting in Scotland in 1870 and Assistant Adjutant-General for Auxiliary Forces at Army Headquarters in 1873.He went on to be General Officer Commanding Chatham District in 1879, Inspector-General of Recruiting at Army Headquarters in 1880 and Deputy Adjutant-General to the Forces in 1886. He was appointed Lieutenant Governor of Guernsey in 1889. He retired in 1896.In retirement he was Colonel of the Royal Welch Fusiliers.show more

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  • Paperback | 176 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 10mm | 268g
  • Lect Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135731246
  • 9786135731248