General Edmund Henry Hynman Allenby

Date of birth1861-04-23 United Kingdom: England, Nottinghamshire, Brackenhurst 
Date and unit at appointment (Officers)  1882  Inniskilling Dragoons. 
Other  1884 - 1888  Served in South Africa. 
Other  1899 - 1901  Served in the Boer War. 
Other  1914  Put in charge of the Cavalry Division of the British Expeditionary Force. 
Date promoted  1919  Created a Field Marshal and ennobled. 
Other  1919 - 1925  Served as High Commissioner to Egypt. 
Date of death1936-05-14 United Kingdom: England, Greater London, London