Reference Entry

Hardinge, Henry, first Viscount Hardinge of Lahore (1785-1856), army officer and governor-general of India

David J. Howlett

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Early life | A formative military career | Soldier turned politician | Appointment as governor-general of India | Arrival in India | Crisis in the Punjab and the First Anglo-Sikh War | Closing months in India | After India

Reference Entry.  3583 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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