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Wolseley, Garnet Joseph, first Viscount Wolseley (1833–1913), army officer

Ian F. W. Beckett

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/36995

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Wolseley, Garnet Joseph, first Viscount Wolseley (1833–1913), army officer, was born at Golden Bridge House, co. Dublin, on 4 June 1833, the eldest of seven children of Major Garnet Wolseley, 25th foot, and Frances Anne Smith.

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