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32c JVar Services of the General Officers.
217 Major General Errington served with the 51st Light Infantry during the war In Burmah
from April to Dec. 1852 ; was on board the E. I. C. steam sloop Sesostris during the naval action
and destruction of the enemy's stockades on the Rangoon River ; served during the succeeding
three days' operations in the vicinity, and commanded the Regiment at the storm and capture
of Ringoon ; he also commanded the troops engaged at the assault and capture of Bassein,
19tl) May (wounded), and received the especial approbation of the Governor General in Council
for his services upon this occasion (Medal and Clasp, and Brevet Lt.Colonel).
218 Major General Christie served with the 80th Regt. throughout the Burmese war of 1852-53:
present at the capture of Martaban (where lie commanded the storming party), at the operations
before Rangoon on the 12th, 13th, and 14th April—on the 14th commanded the skirmishers
in front of the light guns during the advance on Rangoon, and was witli the storming party at
the capture of the great Dagon Pagodas ; also present at the capture of Prome, and received
the especial thanks of the Governor-General of India in Council forhis service on that occasion;
and commanded tlie flank companies of his Regt. at the affair of the stockades on the heights
opposite Prome, 12 Nov. 1852, and also at the repulse of the night-attack (Medal and Brevet of
Lieut. Colonel). Served in the Indian campaign of 1858-59, commanded a moveable column
in the Futtehpore district during the siege of Lucknowj engaged with the enemy on the banks
of the Jumna on 5th March, 1858; also commanded a field force detached from the Commander
in Chief's camp during the latter part of the campaign in Oude; was wounded on 23rd Dec.
1858, and had a horse shot under him (CB., Medal).
219 Major General W. M. Wood served in th(! Crimea with the Coldstream Guards from the
18th Oct. 1854 to the 5th May 1855 including the battles of Balaklavaand Inkerman, and siege
of Sebastopol (Medal with three Clasps, 5th Class of the Medjidic, and Turkish Medal).
220 Major General Henry Smyth commanded the 63 th Light Infantry throughout the Eastern
campaign of 1854-55, including the battles of Alma and Inkerman (horse killed), siege and
fall of Sebastopol (Medal and Clasps, CB., Officer of the Legion of Honor, Sardinian and
Turkish Medals, and 4th Class of the Medjidie).
221 Lord Mark Kerr commanded tlie 13th Light Infantry in the Crimea from the 30th June
1855, and was at the battle of the Tchernaya, siege and fall of Sebastopol (Medal with Clasp,
Turkish Medal, and 6th Class of the Medjidie. Commanded the 13tli from 3rd Oct. 1857 in
suppression of the Indian Mutiny ; commanded the Field Force at the relief of Azimghur on 6tli
A]n'il 1858 {CB.), and the Regt. in the escort of a large convoy of stores and ammunition into
the garrison on 9th April and subsequent pursuit of Koer Sing's army on 14th April; com¬
manded the Field Force despatched for the dispersion of rebels, and in the attack on and retreat
from the fort of Jugdespore (wounded) ; commanded the Regt. in the Trans-Gogra campaign,
including the action at Toolscporo (Medal).
222 Major General Maclean commanded a detachment of Royal Artillery with the force
under Colonel Cloete in the recapture of Port Natal and release of the garrison in June 1842
(mentioned in dispatches).
223 Major General Knox was at the capture of Canton in Dec. 1807 (Medal with Clasp).
224 Major General Wilkie commanded the 10th Hussars in the Crimean campaign from the
17th April 1855, including the capture of Tchorgaun, battle of the Tchernaya, siege and fall of
Sebastopol (Medal and Clasp, 5th Class of the Medjidie, and Turkish Medal).
225 Major General de Bathe served with the Scots Fusilier Guards in the Crimean Campaign
from the 17 th Nov. 1854 and was present at the siege and fall of Sebastopol (Medal with Clasp,
5tli Class of the Medjidie, and Turkish Medal).
226 Major General the Hon. G. T. Devereux served in the Kaffir war of 1852 (Medal) ; and
was present at the engagement with the Basuta tribes at Beroa 20th Dec; named in the
oHicial Dispatch, and received the Brevet rank of Major for his services.
227 Major General H. A. B. Campbell served in the Eastern Campaign of 1854-55, in the
trenches with the siege train before Sebastopol, and at the bombardment of April and of June
(dth and 17th): Medal with Clasp, CB., Knight of the Legion of Honor, 5th Class of the
Medjidie, and Turkish Medal.
228 Major General Waddy was present with the 50th Regt. at the battle of Punniar (Medal).
Served the Eastern campaign of 1854-55 in command of the 50th, including the battles of Alma
and Inkerman, and siege of Sebastopol. Mentioned in Lord Raglan's Dispatches for distin¬
guished conduct in command of the trenches when the enemy made a sortie in force—wounded
in the trenches, 13th Oct. 54 (Medal with three Clasps, CB., Knight of the Legion of Honor,
Sardinian and Turkish Medals, and 4th Class of the Medjidie). Landed in New Zealand in
command of the 60lh llegt. in Nov. 1863, and served in the campaigns of 1804-65 ; was
Colonel on the Staff until January 1865, and Brigadier General from that period until 31 March
18C0; commanded the force in front of Paterangi Pah, which had a sharp skirmish with the
rebels at Waiari in Feb. 1864 ; also commanded the field force under Sir Duncan Cameron in
llie action at Nukuniareo on 25 Jan. 1805.
229 Major General Robertson served in command of the Royal Sappers and Jtiners in
British Kaffraria during the Katfir war of 1850-53, and was several times mentioned in General
Orders (Medal and Brevet of M^ijor).
230 Major General Hon. C. D. Plunkett served with the 13th Royals in Canada during the
Rebellion of 1837-38. Also the Eastern campaign of 1854-55, including the battles of Alma
iind Inktrman, siege and fall of Sebastopul (Medal and Clasps, Brevet Lt.Col., Knight of the
L'gion of Honor, Sardinian and Turkish Medals, and 5th Class of the Medjidie).
231 Major General Tidy served with the 14th Regt. at the siege and capture of Bhurtpore
in 1825-26 (Medal).
232 Major General Haythorne embarked with tlie 98th Regt. for service in Cliina in Dec. 1841
and was present with the Expedition to the North of China in 1842, including tlie operations in
ihe Yangtsekcang, the attack and capture of Cliin Kiang Foo, and the operations before Nankin

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