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Alexander Gordon (British Cavalry Officer)
Alexander Gordon (1781–1873) was a British officer during the Napoleonic Wars.[1] He was commissioned a captain in the 15th Hussars and he fought in the Peninsular War. His correspondence during the Corunna Campaign were collated and published early in the 20th century.[2]Contents1 Biography 2 Family 3 Bibliography 4 Notes 5 ReferencesBiography[edit] Gordon was the son of George Gordon, 3rd Earl of Aberdeen and his mistress Penelope Dearing. His commission was purchased for him in 1803. After service in the Peninsular War
Peninsular War
he sold his commission in 1811 on his marriage to Albinia Elizabeth Cumberland
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Battle Of Waterloo
Seventh Coalition: United Kingdom  Netherlands  Prussia Hanover Nassau BrunswickCommanders and leaders Napoleon
Napoleon
Bonaparte Duke of Wellington Gebhard Leberecht von BlücherStrengthTotal: 73,000[1]50,700 infantry 14,390 cavalry 8,050 artillery and engineers 252 gunsTotal: 118,000 Anglo-allies: 68,000[2][3]United Kingdom: 25,000 British and 6,000 King's German Legion Netherlands: 17,000 Hanover: 11,000 Brunswick: 6,000 Nassau: 3,000[4] 156 guns[5]Prussians: 50,000[6]Casualties and lossesTotal: 41,00024,0
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Sweden
Coordinates: 63°N 16°E / 63°N 16°E / 63; 16Kingdom of Sweden Konungariket Sverige[a]FlagGreater coat of armsMotto: (royal) "För Sverige – i tiden"[a] "For Sweden
Sweden
– With the Times"[1]Anthem: Du gamla, Du fria[b] Thou ancient, thou freeRoyal anthem: Kungssången Song of the KingLocation of  Sweden  (dark green) – in Europe  (green & dark grey) – in the European Union  (green)  –  [Legend]Capital and larges
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Special
Special
Special
or specials may refer to:Contents1 Music 2 Film and television 3 Other uses 4 See alsoMusic[edit] Special
Special
(album), a 1992
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International Standard Book Number
"ISBN" redirects here. For other uses, see ISBN (other).International Standard Book
Book
NumberA 13-digit ISBN, 978-3-16-148410-0, as represented by an EAN-13 bar codeAcronym ISBNIntroduced 1970; 48 years ago (1970)Managing organisation International ISBN AgencyNo. of digits 13 (formerly 10)Check digit Weighted sumExample 978-3-16-148410-0Website www.isbn-international.orgThe International Standard Book
Book
Number (ISBN) is a unique[a][b] numeric commercial book identifier. Publishers purchase ISBNs from an affiliate of the International ISBN Agency.[1] An ISBN is assigned to each edition and variation (except reprintings) of a book. For example, an e-book, a paperback and a hardcover edition of the same book would each have a different ISBN. The ISBN is 13 digits long if assigned on or after 1 January 2007, and 10 digits long if assigned before 2007
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H.C. Wylly
Harold Carmichael Wylly, CB (18 January 1858 – 3 September 1932) was a British Army
British Army
colonel and military historian.[1][2] Life[edit] Wylly was born in Meerut
Meerut
in the North West Province of British India, the son of E. M. Wylly, a judge in the High Court of Agra. He was educated at Henley Grammar School, Wimbledon School and the Royal Military College, Sandhurst, before embarking on a career as an army officer when he was commissioned a lieutenant on 11 September 1878, serving first with the 95th (Derbyshire) Regiment of Foot, which in 1881 was merged into the Sherwood Foresters, as the 2nd battalion (Derbyshire Regiment). He served in the Anglo-Egyptian War
Anglo-Egyptian War
in 1882, was promoted to captain on 1 May 1884, served in the Sikkim Expedition in 1888, was promoted to major on 26 May 1893, and served in the Tirah Campaign 1897–98
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Order Of The Bath
The Most Honourable Order of the Bath
Order of the Bath
(formerly the Most Honourable Military Order of the Bath)[2] is a British order of chivalry founded by George I on 18 May 1725.[3] The name derives from the elaborate medieval ceremony for appointing a knight, which involved bathing (as a symbol of purification) as one of its elements
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Elphinstone-Dalrymple Baronets
The Dalrymple-Horn-Elphinstone, later Elphinstone-Dalrymple Baronetcy, of Horn and of Logie Elphinstone in the County of Aberdeen, is a dormant title in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom.[1] It was created on 16 January 1828 for Robert Dalrymple-Horn-Elphinstone. He was the grandson of Hew Elphinstone, second son of Hew Dalrymple, Lord North Berwick (see Hamilton-Dalrymple baronets), third son of James Dalrymple, 1st Viscount of Stair (see the Earl of Stair). The second Baronet sat as Member of Parliament for Portsmouth. The fifth Baronet assumed the surname of Elphinstone-Dalrymple
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HMS Challenger (1826)
HMS Challenger was a 28-gun sixth rate of the Royal Navy. She was launched at Portsmouth, England on 14 November 1826. She was 125ft 6in long and 33ft wide, with an armament consisting of upper deck twenty 32-pounders, quarter deck six 18-pounders, forecastle two 9-pounders. Under the command of Charles Fremantle, she was in part responsible for the creation of the colony of Swan River in 1829. Fate[edit] She was wrecked off Mocha Island, Chile
Chile
on 19 May 1835. References[edit]Naval databaseFurther reading[edit]Cygnet (1935), The story of H.M.S
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Alexander Hamilton-Gordon (British Army Officer, Born 1817)
General The Honourable Sir Alexander Hamilton-Gordon KCB (11 December 1817 – 18 May 1890), was a Scottish soldier and Liberal Party politician.Contents1 Military career 2 See also 3 Notes 4 References 5 External linksMilitary career[edit] Hamilton-Gordon was the second son of Prime Minister George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen, by his second marriage to Harriet, daughter of the Hon
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Germany
Coordinates: 51°N 9°E / 51°N 9°E / 51; 9Federal Republic
Republic
of Germany Bundesrepublik Deutschland (German)[a]FlagCoat of armsMotto:  "Einigkeit und Recht und Freiheit" (de facto) "Unity and Justice and Freedom"Anthem: "Deutschlandlied" (third verse only)[b] "Song of Germany"Location of  Germany  (dark green) – in Europe  (green & dark grey) – in the European Union  (green)Location of
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Aberdeenshire
Aberdeenshire
Aberdeenshire
(Scottish Gaelic: Siorrachd Obar Dheathain) is one of the 32 council areas of Scotland. It takes its name from the old County of Aberdeen
Aberdeen
which had substantially different boundaries. Modern Aberdeenshire
Aberdeenshire
includes all of what was once Kincardineshire, as well as part of Banffshire. The old boundaries are still officially used for a few purposes, namely land registration and lieutenancy.[1] Aberdeenshire
Aberdeenshire
Council is headquartered at Woodhill House, in Aberdeen, making it the only Scottish council whose headquarters are located outside its jurisdiction. Aberdeen
Aberdeen
itself forms a different council area ( Aberdeen
Aberdeen
City)
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Ellon Castle
Ellon Castle
Ellon Castle
is a scheduled monument within the town of Ellon, Aberdeenshire. Only ruins survive of the 16th-century structure that may incorporate sections from the 15th century together with 18th-century renovations
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Deputy Lieutenant
In the United Kingdom, a Deputy Lieutenant is a Crown appointment and one of several deputies to the Lord Lieutenant
Lord Lieutenant
of a lieutenancy area: an English ceremonial county, Welsh preserved county, Scottish lieutenancy area, or Northern Irish
Northern Irish
county borough or county. In formal style, the postnominal letters DL may be added: e.g. John Brown, CBE, DL
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Justice Of The Peace
A justice of the peace (JP) is a judicial officer, of a lower or puisne court, elected or appointed by means of a commission (letters patent) to keep the peace. In past centuries the term commissioner of the peace was often used with the same meaning. Depending on the jurisdiction, such justices dispense summary justice or merely deal with local administrative applications in common law jurisdictions. Justices of the peace are appointed or elected from the citizens of the jurisdiction in which they serve, and are (or were) usually not required to have any formal legal education in order to qualify for the office
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George Hobart, 3rd Earl Of Buckinghamshire
George Hobart, 3rd Earl of Buckinghamshire
Earl of Buckinghamshire
(8 September 1731 – 14 November 1804) was a British peer, styled The Honourable George Hobart from 1733 until 1793.[1]Contents1 Life 2 Family 3 References 4 External linksLife[edit] Hobart was the son of John Hobart, 1st Earl of Buckinghamshire by his second wife, Elizabeth Bristow. He was educated at Westminster School.The Loss of the Faro Bank (1797), by James Gillray
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