Reference Entry

Napier, Robert Cornelis, first Baron Napier of Magdala (1810-1890), army officer

Timothy Moreman

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Education, early career, and marriage | The Anglo-Sikh wars and the Indian mutiny | The 1860 China campaign | Second marriage | High command in India | The Abyssinian expedition, 1867-1868 | Commander-in-chief in India, 1870-1876 | Later career and death

Reference Entry.  3769 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

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