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Jervois, Sir William Francis Drummondlocked

(1821–1897)
  • John S. Kinross

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Jervois, Sir William Francis Drummond (1821–1897), army officer, was born in Cowes on 10 September 1821, the eldest son of General William Jervois (1782–1862), Peninsular War veteran and governor of Hong Kong, from an Anglo-Irish family, and his wife, Elizabeth (d. 1865)...

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