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Shaw, Sir Charles (1795–1871), army officer

R. H. Vetch

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/25245

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Shaw, Sir Charles (1795–1871), army officer, third son of Charles Shaw, clerk of the county of Ayr, and his wife, Barbara Wright, daughter of a customs official at Greenock, was born at Ayr. Alexander Shaw (1804–1890), John Shaw (1792–1827), and Patrick Shaw (1796–1872)...

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Subjects: Military History ; Land Forces and Warfare

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