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Napier, Sir Thomas Erskinelocked

  • H. M. Chichester
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Napier, Sir Thomas Erskine (1790–1863), army officer, second son of Captain Charles Napier (d. 19 Dec 1807) of Merchiston, Stirlingshire, and his second wife, Christian, née Hamilton, and brother of Admiral Sir Charles Napier, was born on 10 May 1790. On 3 July 1805 he was appointed ensign in the ...

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