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Tombs, Sir Henrylocked

  • R. H. Vetch
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Tombs, Sir Henry (1824–1874), army officer, son of Major-General John Tombs (1777–1848), Bengal cavalry, and his wife, Mary (1791/2–1876) née Remington, came of a family settled since the fifteenth century at Long Marston, Gloucestershire, and was born at sea on 10 November 1824. He entered the ...

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