General Sir Archibald Hunter GCB GCVO DSO TD


1856 born
1874 Entered the Army as a 2nd Lieutenant in 4th King's Own
1884-7 Gordon Relief Expedition. Employed with Egyptian Army
1889 Severely wounded and awarded DSO
1892-4 Governor of Red Sea Littoral and Commandant of Suakin
1894 Brevet Colonel - Staff Service
1894-6 Governor of Frontier and Commandant of Frontier Force, Egypt
1897-8 Nile Expedition
1896-9 Governor of Dongola
1898 Awarded KCB and thanked by both House of Parliament
1899 Major-General, India (Youngest Maj-Gen in the Army)
1899 Chief of Staff in Natal
1899-1900 Boer War
1900 Lieutenant-General Infantry Division
1905 Promoted to General
1910-13 Governor of Gibraltar
1918-22 MP for Lancaster.
1936 Died


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