George Anson papers. 1857
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Epithet: Major-General British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001244.0x0001eb ...
1814 entered the British army as an ensign in the 3rd (or Scots Fusilier) guards; 1819-1834 Member of Parliament for Yarmouth; 1835-1841 storekeeper of the ordnance; 1836-1837 Member of Parliament for Stoke-on-Trent; 1837-1853 Member of Parliament for Staffordshire South; 1846-1852 clerk of the ordnance; 1852 appointed chairman of the London and North Western Railway Company; 1854-1856 commander of the Madras army; 1856-1857 commander-in-chief in India. Epithet: General...