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Kitchener, Horatio Herbert, Earl Kitchener of Khartoumlocked

(1850–1916)
  • Keith Neilson

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Kitchener, Horatio Herbert, Earl Kitchener of Khartoum (1850–1916), army officer, was born on 24 June 1850 at Gunsborough Villa (now Coolbeha House), near Listowel, co. Kerry, the third child and second son of Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Horatio Kitchener (1805–1894) and his first wife, Frances Ann (...

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