Biography

Birth date: 23 April 1861
Birth place: United Kingdom: England, Nottinghamshire, Brackenhurst
Death date: 14 May 1936
Death place: United Kingdom: England, Greater London, London
Final rank: General
Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918
Unit: No. 1 Squadron, Australian Flying Corps

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Date of birth 1861-04-23
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 death 1936-05-14