Cavagnari, Pierre Louis Napoleon, Sir, 1841-1879

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1858 cadet of the East India Company, ensign in the 67th Bengal native infantry; 1858-1859 served in Oudh campaign; 1860 lieutenant; 1861 assistant commissioner in the Punjab; 1866-1877 chief political officer of Kohat district; 1868-1878 served in hill expeditions, including the Afridi expedition; 1877-1878 deputy commissioner of Peshawar; 1878-1879 staff of the British mission to Afghanistan; 1879 KCB, envoy resident at Kabul, killed in action

Epithet: army and political officer in India

Title: Knight

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001394.0x0003b9

Place Name Admin Code Country
India, Asia
Singapore, Asia
Kabul, Afghanistan
United States, North America
Persian Gulf, Asia
Dera Ghazi Khan, new city, Punjab
Malta, Europe
New Zealand, Australia
Afghanistan, Asia
Dera Ghazi Khan, Punjab
Afghanistan, Asia
Arcot State, India
North-West Frontier, India
Sri Lanka, Asia
Peshawar, North-West Frontier Province
Bengal, India
Scotland, Europe
Japan, Asia
China, Asia
China, Asia
Khyber Pass, Afghanistan
Chilianwala, Pakistan (formerly India)
Baluchistan, Pakistan
Bahrain, Persian Gulf
Government House, Calcutta
Mexico, North America
Oman, Asia
Australia, Australia
Shahpur (1854-1858), Punjab
Quatre Bras, Belgium
Lahore, India
Madras, India
Punjab, India
Meerut, United Provinces
Cape Town, South Africa


Birth 1841

Death 1879



Ark ID: w6jr1965

SNAC ID: 66195906