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Jackson, Basillocked

  • E. M. Lloyd
  • , revised by Elizabeth Baigent


Jackson, Basil (1795–1889), military surveyor, born at Glasgow on 27 June 1795, was the son of Major Basil Jackson (1757–1849) of the royal wagon train. He entered the Royal Military College, Sandhurst, in 1808, obtained a commission in the Royal Staff Corps on 11 July 1811, and was promoted lieutenant on 6 May 1813. He was employed in the ...

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