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Garrett, Sir Robert (1794–1869), army officer

H. M. Chichester

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Garrett, Sir Robert (1794–1869), army officer, was the eldest son of John Garrett of Ellingham, Isle of Thanet, and his wife, Elizabeth, daughter of J. Gore of St Peter's, Isle of Thanet. He was educated at Harrow School, and on 12 March 1811 became ensign by purchase in the ...

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Subjects: Military History ; Land Forces and Warfare

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