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Field-Marshal Lord Napier of Magdala, G.C.B., G.C.S.I.

H. D. Napier

Field-Marshal Lord Napier of Magdala, G.C.B., G.C.S.I.

a memoir.

by H. D. Napier

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Published by Edward Arnold in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Napier, Robert Cornelis, -- Baron Napier of Magdala.

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    Open LibraryOL13883852M

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Field-Marshal Lord Napier of Magdala, G.C.B., G.C.S.I by H. D. Napier Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Field-Marshal Lord Napier of Magdala: G.C.B., G.C.S.I [Henry Dundas Napier] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Genre/Form: Biographies Military history Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Napier, Henry Dundas, Hon., Field-Marshal Lord Napier of Magdala.

FIELD-MARSHAL LORD NAPIER OF MAGDALA AND CARYINGTON, G.C.B., G.C.S.I. The cdv image of Lord Napier is circa Field-Marshal Lord Napier of Magdala he was a Lieutenant Colonel. The miniature medals he is wearing include the Sutlej Campaign Medal [MOODKEE][SOBRAON], the Punjab Campaign Medal [MOOLTAN][GOOJERAT], the Indian Mutiny Medal [RELIEF OF LUCKNOW][LUCKNOW][CENTRAL.

here rests / : field napier / of magdala: r.e: g.c.b: g.c.s.i: constable of the tower / he served in the campaigns of the sutlej of the / punjab of the north west frontier of lucknow of central / india in china as commander of the expedition to abyssinia.

Field Marshal Robert Cornelis Napier, 1st Baron Napier of Magdala, GCB, GCSI, CIE, FRS G.C.B. December – 14 January ) was a British soldier. Napier was the son of Major Charles Frederick Napier, who was wounded at the storming of Meester Cornelis (now Jatinegara) in Java on (26 August ) and died some months later.

Robert was born in Ceylon on 6 December this hall/ was erected in memory of/ field marshal robert lord napier of magdala. g.c.b, g.c.s.i.,/ by his brother officers of the corps of royal engineers/ he served in the first and second G.C.B.

wars/ and throughout the indian mutiny/ he commanded a division of the army which captured pekin in / he led the victorious expedition to. Henry Dundas Napier, Field-Marshal Lord Napier of Magdala: G.C.B., G.C.S.I. Published by E.

Arnold & co., External links. Royal Engineers Museum - Sapper Biographies; Royal Engineers Museum - Corps History - campaigns; Almanach de Bruxelles (now a paying site). Title The Right Lord Napier of Magdala, G.C.B., G.C.S.I., Field Marshal and Constable of The Towe |. field-marshal lord roberts on his arab charger 'vonolel.' CHAPTER I.

Forty years ago the departure of a cadet for India was a much more serious affair than it is at present. portrait of field-marshal lord napier of magdala, g.c.b., g.c.s.i. (From a Photograph by Messrs. Maull and Fox, engraved upon wood by W.

Cheshire) To face page 1. Hon Frances Catherine Napier (b. 2 Jul ), mar. Simon Andrew Cholerton, of 4 Prince Street, North Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia, and has issue Last updated 21 Apr _____ Title: 6th Baron Napier of Magdala, of Magdala in Abyssinia and of Carynton in the County Palatine of Chester (United Kingdom, let.

pat. 17 Jul Robert Napier, 1st Baron Napier, in full Robert Cornelis Napier, 1st Baron Napier of Magdala, (born December 6,Colombo, Ceylon [now Sri Lanka]—died JanuLondon, England), British field marshal who had a distinguished military and civil engineering career in India and commanded military expeditions to Ethiopia and China.

Field Marshal Robert Cornelius Napier, 1st Baron Napier of Magdala ( – ) led the expeditionary force against Emperor Theodore (Tewodros) II of Abyssinia in July The British continued their advance on 13 April, and laid siege to the fortress of Magdala eventually defeating Tewdros, Napier permitted his troops to loot and burn the.

Field Marshal Robert Cornelis Napier, 1st Baron Napier of Magdala () was a British soldier who served during the First and Second Anglo-Sikh War, the Indian Mutiny, the Second Anglo-Chinese War and the Expedition to Abyssinia. He also held.

NAPIER (Lt.-Col. Hon. H.D.) Ed. Letters of Field Marshal Lord Napier of Magdala concerning Abyssinia, Egypt, India, South Africa Etc. Field Marshal Robert Cornelius Napier, 1st Baron Napier of Magdala GCB, GCSI, FRS was an Indian Army fought in the First Anglo. Field Marshal Robert Cornelis Napier, 1st Baron Napier of Magdala was born on 5 December at Sri Lanka G.

1 He was the son of Major Charles Frederick Napier and Catherine Carrington. 2 He married, firstly, Anne Sarah Pearse, daughter of Dr. George Pearse and Anne Sarah McCulloch, on 3 September 1 He married, secondly, Mary Cecilia Scott, daughter of Maj.-Gen.

Field Marshal Robert Cornelis Napier, 1st Baron Napier of Magdala, GCB, GCSI, CIE, FRS (6 December – 14 January ) was a British soldier. Early life Napier was the son of Major Charles Frederick Napier, who was wounded at the storming of Meester Cornelis (now Jatinegara) in Java on (26 August ) and died some months later.

Statue of Lord Napier of Magdala in Centre of Roadway at North End Next to Kensington Road is a Grade II listed building in Kensington, London, London, England. See why it was listed, view it on a map, see visitor comments and photos and share your own comments and photos of this building.

NAPIER, ROBERT CORNELIS, Lord Napier of Magdala (–), field-marshal, son of Major Charles Frederick Napier, royal artillery, and of Catherine, his wife, daughter of Codrington Carrington, esq., of the Chapel and Carrington, Barbados, West Indies. MCC was saddened to hear of the death of Field Marshal Lord Bramall, K.G., G.C.B., O.B.E., M.C., who was an Honorary life Vice-President of the Club.

Bramall was elected to the MCC Committee twice and served a three-year term as a Trustee from to Get this from a library! Letters of Field-Marshal Lord Napier of Magdala: concerning Abyssinia, Egypt, India, South Africa, etc.

[Robert Cornelius Napier Napier, 1st baron; Henry Dundas Napier, Hon.].