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Hastings, Francis Rawdon-Hastings, 1st Marquis, and 4th Baron Moira

(1754—1826) army officer and politician


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(1754–1826).

Hastings was born in Ireland and educated at Harrow and Oxford. In 1771 he joined the army and served in the American War of Independence 1776–81. Thereafter he held ...

Subjects: British History.


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