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Blackburne, Sir Williamlocked

(1764–1839)
  • A. J. Arbuthnot
  • , revised by James Falkner

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Blackburne, Sir William (1764–1839), army and political officer in India, was appointed to the Madras army as a cadet of native infantry in 1782, arrived at Madras in June 1783, and in 1784 served with the force employed under Colonel Fullarton in the campaign against the ...

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