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Clery, Sir Cornelius Francislocked

  • H. de Watteville
  • , revised by M. G. M. Jones


Clery, Sir Cornelius Francis (1838–1926), army officer, was born at 2 Sidney Place, Cork, on 13 February 1838, the fourth son of James Clery, wine merchant, of Cork, and his wife, Catherine Walsh. After being educated at Dublin and at the Royal Military College, Sandhurst...

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