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life of Lieutenant-General Sir Henry Evelyn Wood

Charles Williams

life of Lieutenant-General Sir Henry Evelyn Wood

by Charles Williams

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Published by Sampson Low, Marston & Co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wood, Evelyn -- Sir, -- 1838-1919.,
  • Great Britain. -- Army -- Biography.,
  • Marshals -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
  • Generals -- Great Britain -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Charles Williams.
    GenreBiography.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 309 p., [1] leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages309
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18018654M

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      Sir Evelyn probably received about £20, in the eventual settlement. Retirement. After retiring from active service in December , Sir Evelyn Wood VC took a house at Upminster (Essex), and became chairman of the Association for the City of London. On 11 March he was appointed Constable of the Tower of London. Captain, Coldstream Guards. A member of Colonel (later Field Marshal) Sir Henry Evelyn Wood's staff, he was killed in action by a sniper at Battle of Hlobane during the Anglo-Zulu War of whilst rallying the forces around him.

    Sir Redvers Henry Buller. Born: 7-Dec Birthplace: Crediton, Devon, England Died: 2-Jun Location of death: Devon, England Cause of death: unspecified Gender: Male Race or Ethnicity: White Occupation: Military Nationality: England Executive summary: Chief of Staff during Boer War British general, son of James Wentworth Buller, M.P., of Crediton, Devonshire, and the descendant of an old Born: She was born Katharine Wood in Braintree, Essex,on 30 January , the daughter of Sir John Page Wood, 2nd Baronet (–), and grand-daughter of Sir Matthew Wood, a .


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After an early career in the Royal Navy, Wood joined the British Army in He served in several major conflicts including the Indian Mutiny where, as a lieutenant, he was awarded the Victoria Cross, the highest award for valour in the face of the enemy that is awarded to.

Aunt Ben was an important figure in Wood's life because he was not a rich man in his own right. When money wasn't forthcoming from the unreliable Aunt he had to be financed by his brother-in-law Sir Thomas Barrett whose generosity allowed Sir Evelyn to keep several horses, grooms, servants and a.

Sir (Henry) Evelyn Wood (), Field Marshal. Sitter in 21 portraits Woods began his military career aged fourteen and was awarded the Victoria Cross in Having initially joined the Navy, Wood saw active service during the Crimean War, after which he left the Navy to join the Army.

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Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video An illustration of an audio speaker. The life of Lieutenant-General Sir Henry Evelyn Wood Item Preview remove-circle The life of Lieutenant-General Sir Henry Evelyn Wood by Williams, Charles, Publication date Subject: Sir Henry Evelyn Wood VC, GCB, GCMG Fri pm [You must be registered and logged in to see this image.] 9 February – 2 December ) was a British Field Marshal and a recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and.

Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): (external link) http. Field Marshal John Denton Pinkstone French, 1st Earl of Ypres, KP, GCB, OM, GCVO, KCMG, ADC, PC (28 September – 22 May ), known as Sir John French from toand as The Viscount French between andwas a senior British Army in Kent to an Anglo-Irish family, he saw brief service as a midshipman in the Royal Navy, before becoming a cavalry officer.

Sir (Henry) Evelyn Wood. after Walter William Ouless photographic reproduction, 19 7/8 in. x 15 1/2 in. ( mm x mm) image size Given by the daughters of Walter William Ouless, Catherine, Evelyn Ursula and Margaret Olivia Ouless, Reference Collection NPG D Early life.

Cornelius Frances Clery was born in 2 Sidney Place, Cork, Ireland on 13 February He was educated at Clongowes Wood College in County Kildare.

Military career. Clery was commissioned as an ensign into the 32nd Regiment of Foot in He was promoted to lieutenant in and captain in He became an instructor at the Royal Military College Sandhurst inand later.

Lieutenant-General Sir H. Evelyn Wood, V.C. () Sir Evelyn Wood began life in the Navy, and served with the Naval Brigade in Crimea. From Midshipman he became Cornet of Light Dragoons, and then a Lieutenant in the 17th Lancers, while holding which rank he.

Lieutenant General Sir James Melville Babington KCB, KCMG, DL (31 July – 15 June ) was a British Army officer and a renowned leader of cavalry, making a name for himself for his actions in the Second Boer War.

He was Commander of the New Zealand Defence Force and one of the most respected British generals in the First World War, in command of the 23rd Division. From Book 1: It is Decemberand war looms on the horizon in South Africa.

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Lieutenant-General Frederick Vavasour Broome Witts (–) [2] Brigadier Edmond Wodehouse (–) [2] Edward Wolfe; James Wolfe; Edward Allan Wood GOC Infantry Brigade [3] Lieutenant-General Sir Ernest Wood (–) [2] Major-General George Neville Wood (–) [2] Brigadier Henry Wood () [2].

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Colonel Henry Evelyn Wood, commanding officer of the northern No. 4 Column.Sir Henry Joseph Wood. by Hilda E. Wiener pencil, 9 in. x 6 1/2 in. ( mm x mm) Given by the artist's sister, Miss Evelyn Samuel, Primary Collection.WOOD, SIR HENRY EVELYN (– ⁠), British field marshal, was born at Braintree, Essex, on the 9th of Februarythe youngest son of Sir John Page Wood, Bart.

Educated at Marlborough, he entered the Royal Navy inand served as a midshipman in the Russian war, being employed on shore with the naval brigade in the siege operations.