Reference Entry

Burnaby, Frederick Gustavus (1842-1885), army officer and traveller

Roger Stearn

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Burnaby, Frederick Gustavus (1842-1885), army officer and traveller, was born at the old rectory, St Peter's Green, Bedford, on 3 March 1842, the elder son of the Revd Gustavus Andrew Burnaby (1802-1872) of Somerby Hall, near Oakham, Rutland, rector of St Peter's, Bedford, and chaplain to the duke of Cambridge, ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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