Hart's Annual Army List, Special Reserve List, and Territorial Force List Volume 24

Hart's Annual Army List, Special Reserve List, and Territorial Force List Volume 24

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1863 edition. Excerpt: ...Smith," 1 Sept. 54. 2 Donald Macpherson, 10 March 58. 0 1 Charles Edward Wikelcy, 12 Jan. 59. 1," Y 1 Francis Patrick Staples, 1 April 61. Facings Gi'een.---Agent, Sir John Kirkland.--Irish Agents, Messrs. Cane 8: Sons. 2nd Britt. Depot, ChatIiam. 1 Sir Joslas Clocte served in the 15th llussars from 1809 to 1813, as Aide do Camp to Lord Charles Somerset, the Governor and Commander-in-Chief at the Cape of Good Hope, from 1813 to the end of 1816, when he was sent in command of an expedition to tulte possession oi' the islands of Tristan d'Acunlia.. Served in lndia duriiigthe Pindurree and Muliriitta War from 1817 to 1819. Appointed to act as Deputy Quarter Blaster General at the Cape in 1820, and conducted the landing and settlement of ii. large body of emigrants sent out by Government. ln 1822 was sent home with important tlC.lillCll0S, and nceived the brevet rank of Major. lii 1885 nominated ll K11. in 1840 became Deputy Quarter Master General at the Cape. In 1842 commanded a body of troops sent to Natul to relieve a detachment besieged by Insurgent Boers, for which service was named a CB. Served during the Katiir wars of 1846, and of 1851-53 (Medal), including the campaign in the Basipotg country, and the battle of Berea. In n.cknov1edgnientof_liis services, received the honour of Kiii hi 00. 2 "Colonel Mundy served iii the Coldstroani Guards during the Canadian Rebellion in 1838-39. Served in the 33rd Rcgt. throughout the Eatcrii campaigns of 1854-55, including the battles of Alma (horse shot) and Inkerman (commanded iho Rcgt.), siege and tall of Sc-basiopol (severely WOU1l(1t'(l in the trenches), attack on tho Rifle Pits 19th April, and that of the Rednn oii the 1811: June--woundel (Medal with three...show more

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  • Paperback | 358 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 19mm | 640g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236926811
  • 9781236926814