Alexander Bryce Sir Alexander Bryce, was a major-general and colonel-commandant Royal Engineers.
Alexander Campbell of Possil Colonel Alexander Campbell of Possil entered the army as an Ensign in the 42nd Regiment in April 1769, and obtained a Lieutenancy in the 2nd Battalion Royals the following year in Minorca.
Alexander Deuchar Alexander Deuchar (1777 – August 12, 1844) was a seal engraver and Lyon Herald at the Court of the Lord Lyon (the authority for heraldry in Scotland and revived the Templar tradition in Sc...
Alexander Fraser, 17th Lord Saltoun Lieutenant-General Alexander George Fraser, 17th Lord Saltoun (22 April 1785 – 18 August 1853) KT GCH, KCB, was a Scottish representative peer and a British Army general who fought in the Napole...
Alexander George Woodford Field Marshal Sir Alexander George Woodford, GCB, KCMG (15 June 1782 – 26 August 1870) was a British Army officer.
Algernon Greville Algernon Frederick Greville was an English soldier and cricketer who served as private secretary to the Duke of Wellington.
Alured Clarke Field Marshal Sir Alured Clarke KB (24 November 1744 – 16 September 1832) was an officer of the British army, lieutenant governor of the colonial Province of Quebec, and civil administrato...
Andrew Barnard General Sir Andrew Francis Barnard, GCB, GCH (1773 – 17 January 1855) was an Irish British Army officer.
Andrew Halliday (physician) Sir Andrew Halliday (also spelt Hallidie; b. Copewood, parish of Dryfesdale, Dumfries, on 17 March 1782; d. Dumfries, on 7 September 1839) was a Scottish physician, reformer, and writer.
Andrew Leith Hay Sir Andrew Leith Hay of Rannes (17 February 1785 – 13 October 1862) was a Scottish soldier, Liberal politician and writer on architecture.
Archibald Macneil of Colonsay Colonel Archibald Macneill 5th laird of Colonsay (1773–1805), was a Scottish laird who served as an officer in the British Army during the Napoleonic Wars.
Aretas William Young Colonel Sir Aretas William Young was a British Army officer and colonial administrator of the early nineteenth century.
Arthur Brooke (British Army officer) Sir Arthur Brooke KCB (1772 – 26 July 1843) was an officer of the British Army during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, and the Peninsular War and War of 1812.
Augustus Simon Frazer Augustus Simon Frazer, commanded the artillery at the British invasions of the Río de la Plata and the Horse Artillery on Wellington's staff in the Peninsular War, and later during the Waterloo ...
Beaumont Hotham, 3rd Baron Hotham Beaumont Hotham, 3rd Baron Hotham (9 August 1794 – 12 December 1870), was a British soldier, peer and long-standing Conservative Member of Parliament.
Benjamin d'Urban Lieutenant-General Sir Benjamin d'Urban, GCB, KCH, KCTS, FRS (1777 – 25 May 1849) was a British general and colonial administrator, who is best known for his frontier policy when he was th...
Benjamin D'Urban Lieutenant-General Sir Benjamin d'Urban, GCB, KCH, KCTS (1777 – 25 May 1849) was a British general and colonial administrator, who is best known for his frontier policy when he was the Gov...
Benjamin Randell Harris Benjamin Randell Harris was a British infantryman who served in the British army during the Napoleonic Wars.
Burke Cuppage Lieutenant-General Sir Burke Douglas Cuppage KCB was a British Army officer who became Lieutenant Governor of Jersey.
Charles Alten Sir Charles (Carl August von) Alten (1764–1840), Hanoverian and British soldier, son of Baron Alten, a member of an old Hanoverian family, entered the service of the elector as a pa...
Charles Augustus FitzRoy Sir Charles Augustus FitzRoy, KCH, KCB (10 June 179616 February 1858) was a British military officer, politician and member of the aristocracy, who held governorships in several British colonies...
Charles Broke Vere Major-General Sir Charles Broke Vere KCB KCH (21 February 1779 – 1 April 1843) was a British soldier and Conservative Member of Parliament.
Charles Cathcart, 2nd Earl Cathcart Charles Murray Cathcart, 2nd Earl Cathcart GCB (Walton-on-the-Naze 21 December 1783 – 16 July 1859 St Leonards-on-Sea), styled Lord Greenock between 1814 and 1843, was a British Army ...
Charles Collier Michell Lieutenant-Colonel Charles Collier Michell,, later known as Charles Cornwallis Michell, was a British soldier, first surveyor-general in the Cape, road engineer, architect, artist and natu...
Charles Colville General Sir Charles Colville GCB, GCH (7 August 1770 – 27 March 1843) was a British Army officer who served during the Napoleonic Wars.
Charles Ewart Ensign Charles Ewart (1769 – 23 May 1846) was a Scottish soldier of the Royal North British Dragoons (more commonly known as the Scots Greys), famous for capturing the regimental eagle of the ...
Charles Griffiths (British Army officer) Lieutenant-General Charles Griffiths (3 August 1763 – 31 May 1829) was a British soldier, foster brother to Prince Frederick, Duke of York and Albany, Lieutenant-General and Governor of Yarmouth...
Charles Hesse Charles Hesse was a Prussian-born officer of the British Army, notable for his liaison with the young Princess Charlotte of Wales.
Charles James Napier General Sir Charles James Napier, GCB (10 August 178229 August 1853), was a general of the British Empire and the British Army's Commander-in-Chief in India, notable for conquering the Sindh Pro...
Charles John Barnett Charles John Barnett (12 March 1790 – 4 August 1856) was an officer in the British Army who also served as a diplomat.
Charles John Forbes Charles John Forbes (February 10, 1786 – September 22, 1862) was an official in the British Army and political figure in Canada East.
Charles Lennox, 4th Duke of Richmond Charles Lennox, 4th Duke of Richmond, 4th Duke of Lennox, 4th Duke of Aubigny, KG, PC (9 December 1764 – 28 August 1819) was a British soldier and politician and Governor General of British North America.
Charles Pasley General Sir Charles William Pasley KCB (1780–1861) was a British soldier and military engineer who wrote the defining text on the role of the post-American revolution British Empire: An Essay ...
Charles Rowan Lieutenant-Colonel Sir Charles Rowan KCB (circa 1782–8 May 1852) was an officer in the British Army, serving in the Peninsular War and Waterloo and the joint first Commissioner of Poli...
Charles Shaw (British Army officer) Brigadier-General Sir Charles Shaw (1795—22 February 1871) was a Scottish soldier and liberal, who served in the British Army and in British volunteer forces on the constitutional side in civil ...
Colin Halkett General Sir Colin Halkett GCB GCH GCTE (1774–1856) was a British Army officer who became Lieutenant Governor of Jersey.
Collet Barker Collet Barker was a British military officer and explorer. He explored areas of South Australia, Western Australia and Cobourg Peninsula, Northern Territory Barker was born in Hackney, he lived in Newbury as a child.
Colonel Sibthorp Charles de Laet Waldo Sibthorp (14 February 1783– 14 December 1855), popularly known as Colonel Sibthorp, was a widely caricatured British Ultra-Tory politician in the early 19th century.
Connell James Baldwin Connell James Baldwin (1777 – 14 December 1861) was an Irish soldier and civil servant.
Coote Manningham Coote Manningham (c.1765 - 26 August 1809) was a British army officer who played a significant role in the creation and early development of the 95th Rifles.
Daniel Hoghton Major-General Daniel Hoghton (27 August 1770 – 16 May 1811) was a talented and experienced British Army officer who served during the Napoleonic Wars with distinction until his death durin...
Daniel Mackinnon Colonel Daniel Mackinnon (1791 – 22 June 1836) was a Scottish Colonel of the Coldstream Guards who played an important part at the Battle of Waterloo.
David Ximenes Lieutenant-General Sir David Ximenes KCH was a British Army officer, magistrate and Berkshire landowner.
De Lacy Evans Sir (George) De Lacy Evans GCB (1787 – 9 January 1870) was a British Army general who served in four wars in which the United Kingdom's troops took part in the 19th century.
Edward Macarthur Lieutenant-General Sir Edward Macarthur KCB (16 March 1789 – 4 January 1872) was a lieutenant-general in the British Army, an administrator active in Australia and Commander-in-chief of Her Maje...
Edward Paget General Sir Edward Paget GCB (1775–1849) was a British Army officer.
Felton Hervey Colonel Sir Felton Elwell Hervey-Bathurst, 1st Baronet (1782–1819), was an officer in the British Army during the Napoleonic Wars.
FitzRoy Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan Field Marshal FitzRoy James Henry Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan, (30 September 1788 – 29 June 1855), known before 1852 as Lord FitzRoy Somerset, was a British Army officer.
Francis Bond Head Sir Francis Bond Head, 1st Baronet KCH PC (1 January 1793 – 20 July 1875), known as "Galloping Head", was Lieutenant-Governor of Upper Canada during the rebellion of 1837.
Francis de Rottenburg Major-General Francis de Rottenburg, baron de Rottenburg (1757–1832) was a Swiss-born officer and colonial administrator who served in the armies of the Kingdom of France and later the United Ki...
Franz Ludwig von Bibra Franz Ludwig Freiherr von Bibra was soldier, author, and early settler of Tasmania, Australia.
Frederick Adam General Sir Frederick Adam GCB GCMG (1781–1853) was a Scottish major-general at the Battle of Waterloo, in command of the 3rd (Light) Brigade.
Frederick Cavendish Ponsonby Major-General The Honourable Sir Frederick Cavendish Ponsonby, GCMG, KCB, KCH (6 July 1783 – 11 January 1837), styled The Honourable from 1806 to 1837, was a British military officer, the...
Frederick Henry Baddeley Frederick Henry Baddeley (4 December 1794 – 4 May 1879) was an officer in the British Army Royal Engineers with his early service being in the Napoleonic wars including the capture of Paris in 1815.
Frederick Irwin Lieutenant-Colonel Frederick Chidley Irwin (1788–1860) was acting Governor of Western Australia from 1847 to 1848.
Frederick Maitland General Frederick Maitland (3 September 1763 - 27 January 1848) was the youngest son of the hon.
Frederick Philipse Robinson Sir Frederick Philipse Robinson, GCB (September 1763 - 1 January 1852) was a soldier, born in the Highlands, near New York, in September, 1763, who fought for Britain during the American War of ...
Frederick Stovin General Sir Frederick Stovin GCB, KCMG (1783 – 16 August 1865) was a British Army officer who served throughout the Napoleonic Wars and the War of 1812.
Georg Hartog Gerson Georg Hartog Gerson (25 August 1788 – 3 December 1844) was a medical doctor and surgeon in the King's German Legion during the Napoleonic Wars.
George Anson (British Army general) General Sir George Anson, GCB, KTS (1769 – 4 November 1849), commanded a British cavalry brigade under the Duke of Wellington during the Peninsular War and sat for many years as a Member of Parl...
George de Lacy Evans Sir (George) De Lacy Evans GCB (1787 – 9 January 1870) was a British Army general who served in four wars in which the United Kingdom's troops took part in the 19th century.
George Don (British Army officer) General Sir George Don GCB, GCH (30 April 1756 – 1 January 1832) was a senior British Army military officer and colonial governor during the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.
George Gawler Lieutenant-Colonel George Gawler, KH, was the second governor of South Australia; from 17 October 1838 until 15 May 1841.
George Gipps Major Sir George Gipps was Governor of the colony of New South Wales, Australia, for eight years, between 1838 and 1846.
George Gleig (priest) George Robert Gleig (20 April 1796 – 9 July 1888) was a Scottish soldier, military writer, and priest.
George Gordon, 5th Duke of Gordon General George Duncan Gordon, 5th Duke of Gordon GCB, PC (2 February 1770 – 28 May 1836), styled Marquess of Huntly until 1827, was a Scottish nobleman, soldier and politician and the last...
George Head Sir George Head (1782–1855) was an English commissariat officer and deputy Knight Marshal, also known for the publication 'A Home Tour through the Manufacturing Districts of England in the Summe...
George Hussey Packe George Hussey Packe (1 May 1796 – 2 July 1874) was a United Kingdom Member of Parliament, an army officer present at the Battle of Waterloo, and was instrumental in establishing the Great Northe...
George James Guthrie George James Guthrie (1 May 1785 – 1 May 1856) was an English surgeon, born in London of Scottish parents.
George Keppel, 6th Earl of Albemarle General George Thomas Keppel, 6th Earl of Albemarle DL, FGS, FSA (13 June 1799 – 21 February 1891), styled The Honourable from birth until 1851, was a British soldier, Liberal politi...
George Middlemore General George Middlemore (died 18 November 1850, Tunbridge Wells) was a British Army officer.
George Prévost Sir George Prévost, 1st Baronet (19 May 1767 – 5 January 1816) was a British soldier and colonial administrator.
George Ramsay, 9th Earl of Dalhousie General George Ramsay, 9th Earl of Dalhousie GCB (23 October 1770 – 21 March 1838), styled Lord Ramsay until 1787, was a Scottish soldier and colonial administrator.
George Robert Gleig George Robert Gleig (20 April 1796 – 9 July 1888) was a Scottish soldier and military writer.
George Scovell General Sir George Scovell (1774–1861) was a member of the quartermaster's staff of the British Army in Iberia during the Peninsular War.
George Thomas Napier Lieutenant-General Sir George Thomas Napier KCB (30 June 1784 – 16 September 1855) entered the British army in 1800, and served with distinction under Sir John Moore and the Duke Wellington in t...
Godfrey Macdonald, 3rd Baron Macdonald of Slate Lt.-General Godfrey Bosville Macdonald, 3rd Baron Macdonald of Slate (14 October 1775 Edinburgh, Scotland - 13 October 1832 Bridlington, England) was the second son of Alexander Macdonald, 1st B...
Gordon Drummond Sir Gordon Drummond, GCB (27 September 1772 – 10 October 1854) was the first Canadian-born officer to command the military and the civil government of Canada.
Gordon Graham Donaldson Lieutenant-Colonel Gordon Graham Donaldson was a senior officer in the British Army who died as a result of illness contracted during the disastrous Walcheren Campaign in 1809.
Harry Jones (British Army officer) General Sir Harry David Jones GCB DCL (14 March 1791 – 2 August 1866) was a British Army officer who became Governor of the Royal Military College Sandurst.
Henry Askew Sir Henry Askew CB (1775 - 1847) was an officer of the British Army.
Henry Clinton (Napoleonic Wars) Lieutenant-General Sir Henry Clinton, GCB, GCH (9 March 1771 – 11 December 1829) was a British Army officer and a general officer during the Napoleonic Wars.
Henry Fane (British Army officer) General Sir Henry Fane GCB (26 November 1778 – 24 March 1840) commanded brigades under Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington during several battles during the Peninsular War, and served both ...
Henry Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey Field Marshal Henry William Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey, (17 May 1768 – 29 April 1854), styled Lord Paget between 1784 and 1812 and known as The Earl of Uxbridge between 1812 an...
Henry Sheehy Keating Lieutenant General Sir Henry Sheehy Keating KCB (13 November 1775 – 12 September 1847) was born at Bansha, County Tipperary in Ireland and was an officer of the British Army during the French Re...
Henry Somerset, 7th Duke of Beaufort Major Henry Somerset, 7th Duke of Beaufort KG (5 February 1792 – 17 November 1853), styled Earl of Glamorgan until 1803 and Marquess of Worcester between 1803 and 1835, was a British...
Hew Dalrymple Ross Field Marshal Sir Hew Dalrymple Ross, GCB (5 July 1779 – 10 December 1868) was a British Army officer.
Hildebrand Oakes Lieutenant-General Sir Hildebrand Oakes, 1st Baronet GCB (19 January 1754 – 9 September 1822) was a British Army officer.
Howard Douglas General Sir Howard Douglas, 3rd Baronet, GCB, GCMG, FRS (23 January 1776 – 9 November 1861) was a British military officer born in Gosport, England, the younger son of Admiral Sir Charles ...
Hudson Lowe Sir Hudson Lowe GCMG, KCB (28 July 176910 January 1844) was an Anglo-Irish soldier and colonial administrator who is best known for his time as Governor of St Helena where he was the "gaoler" o...
Hugh Halkett General Baron Hugh Halkett, GCH, CB, was a British soldier during the Napoleonic Wars and later a general of infantry in the Hanoverian service.
Hussey Vivian, 1st Baron Vivian Lieutenant General Richard Hussey Vivian, 1st Baron Vivian GCB, GCH, PC (28 July 1775 – 20 August 1842), known as Sir Hussey Vivian from 1815 to 1828 and Sir Hussey Vivian, Bt from 1...
James Douglas (British Army officer) General Sir James Dawes Douglas KCB (14 January 1785 – 6 March 1862) was a British army officer, who had a long and illustrious military career, which included commanding Portuguese troops...
James Duff (British Army officer) General Sir James Duff (1752–1839) was a British army officer, who fought in the Napoleonic wars and Member of Parliament (1784–1789).
James Fellowes (physician) Sir James Fellowes (c.1771 - 30 December 1857, Langstone Cottage, near Havant, Hampshire) was a British physician.
James Frederick Lyon Lieutenant General Sir James Frederick Lyon, KCB GCH (1775–1842) was an officer of the British Army and Governor of Barbados.
James Graham (British Army soldier) James Graham was an Irish non-commissioned officer in the British Army during the Napoleonic wars, recognised as the "bravest man in the army".
James Grant (Waterloo) Major-General James Grant C.B. (1778 – 5 April 1852) was the son of James Grant of Dalvey, of the line of the Baronets Grant of Dalvey, Elgin, themselves an offshoot of Grant of Grant.
James Hay, Lord Hay James Hay, Lord Hay and Lord Slains (c.1797 – 16 June 1815) was a British aristocrat and soldier.
James Henry Craig General Sir James Henry Craig KB (1748 – 12 January 1812) was a British military officer and colonial administrator.
James John Fraser Sir James John Fraser, 3rd Baronet of Leadclune was a Lieutenant-Colonel in the British Army.
James Leith (British Army officer) General Sir James Leith GCB (1763–1845) commanded the 5th Division in the Duke of Wellington's Anglo-Portuguese army at several critical battles during the Peninsular War between 1810 and 1813.
James Macdonnell General Sir James Macdonnell, GCB, KMT, KCH (1781- 15 May 1857) was the third son of Duncan Macdonnell of Glengarry.
James McGrigor Sir James McGrigor, 1st Baronet (1771–1858) was a Scottish physician, military surgeon and botanist, considered to be the man largely responsible for the creation of the Royal Army Medical Corps.
James Montgomerie Lieutenant-General James Montgomerie (died 1829), M.P. for Ayrshire 1818-1829.
James Roche Verling James Roche Verling was a British Army surgeon who became personal surgeon to Napoleon Bonaparte on St Helena.
James Rooke James Rooke (1770-1819) was a British career soldier in the Napoleonic wars.
James Shaw Kennedy General Sir James Shaw Kennedy, KCB (13 October 1788 – 30 May 1865) was a British soldier and military writer.
James St Clair-Erskine, 2nd Earl of Rosslyn General James St Clair-Erskine, 2nd Earl of Rosslyn GCB, PC (6 February 1762 – 18 January 1837), known as Sir James Erskine, Bt, between 1765 and 1789 and as Sir James St Clair-Er...
James Thomas Morisset Lieutenant-Colonel James Thomas Morisset (1780 – 17 August 1852), penal administrator, was commandant of the second convict settlement at Norfolk Island, from 29 June 1829 to 1834.
John Clitherow Major-General John Clitherow (13 December 1782 – 14 October 1852) was an army officer, politician and was briefly Lieutenant Governor of Canada West and Canada East (1841).
John Coape Sherbrooke Sir John Coape Sherbrooke was a British soldier and colonial administrator. After serving in the British army in Nova Scotia, the Netherlands, India, the Mediterranean, and Spain, he was appointed Lieutenant-Governor of Nova Scotia in 1811.
John Colborne, 1st Baron Seaton Field Marshal John Colborne, 1st Baron Seaton, GCB, GCMG, GCH, PC (16 February 1778 – 17 April 1863) was a British Army officer and Colonial Governor.
John Cowell-Stepney Sir John Cowell-Stepney, 1st Baronet (1791–1877) was a British soldier, landowner and politician.
John Cradock, 1st Baron Howden General John Francis Cradock, 1st Baron Howden GCB (11 August 1759 – 26 July 1839) was a British peer, politician and soldier.
John Elley Lieutenant-General Sir John Elley MP KCB KCH KMT KSG (9 January 1764, Leeds – 23 January 1839, East Cholderton) was a British soldier who joined the cavalry as a private, and rose to general off...
John Fane, 11th Earl of Westmorland General John Fane, 11th Earl of Westmorland GCB, GCH, PC (2 February 1784 – 16 October 1859), styled Lord Burghersh until 1841, was a British soldier, politician, diplomat and musician.
John Forster FitzGerald Field Marshal Sir John Forster FitzGerald, GCB (c.1785 – 24 March 1877), was a soldier from Ireland who served as an officer in the British Army.
John Fox Burgoyne Field Marshal Sir John Fox Burgoyne, 1st Baronet GCB (24 July 1782 – 7 October 1871) was a British Army officer.
John G. Millingen John Gideon Millingen was an army surgeon and author. Born in Westminster of Irish and Dutch parents; Millingen was educated in Paris where he achieved his medical degree.
John Gurwood Colonel John Gurwood CB (1790 – 25 December 1845), British Army soldier, began his career in a merchant's office, but soon obtained an ensigncy in the 52nd (Oxfordshire) Regiment of Foot (1808).
John Hope, 4th Earl of Hopetoun Lieutenant General John Hope, 4th Earl of Hopetoun PC KB (17 August 1765 – 27 August 1823), known as the Honourable John Hope from 1781 to 1814 and as the Lord Niddry from 1814 to 18...
John James Snodgrass Lt. Col. John James Snodgrass (22 October 1796 - 14 January 1841), was a British military officer, aide-de-camp to Sir Archibald Campbell, 1st Baronet and author.
John Lambert (British Army officer) General Sir John Lambert GCB (28 April 1772 – 14 September 1847) was a British Army officer who served in the French Revolutionary Wars, the Napoleonic Wars and the War of 1812.
John Le Marchant (British Army cavalry officer) Major-General John Gaspard Le Marchant (9 February 1766 – 22 July 1812) was one of the finest British cavalry commanders of his generation; he was also an intellectual soldier who had a great in...
John Molloy Captain John Molloy (5 September 1786 – 6 October 1867) was an early settler in Western Australia.
John Oswald (British Army officer) General Sir John Oswald, GCB, GCMG (2 October 1771 – 8 June 1840) was a prominent British Army officer during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars whose service was conducted in seven di...
John Salusbury Piozzi Salusbury Sir John Salusbury Piozzi Salusbury GCH was a British civil servant and, briefly, a military officer during the Battle of Waterloo.
John Simcoe Macaulay Colonel The Hon. John Simcoe Macaulay (13 October 1791 – 20 December 1855) was a businessman and political figure in Upper Canada.
John Stoyte John Stoyte was an Officer of the British Army, recognized for his service in Peninsula and the Battle of Waterloo.
John Walpole Colonel John Walpole was a soldier and diplomat, a younger son of Horatio Walpole, 2nd Earl of Orford.
John Whitelocke John Whitelocke (1757 – 23 October 1833) was a British Army officer.
Joseph Dyas Joseph Dyas (born 8 May 1850, Ballymena, County Antrim, Ireland) was an Ensign (later Captain) in the British 51st Light Infantry, serving in the Napoleonic Wars.
Karl August Alten Sir Charles (Carl August von) Alten (1764–1840), Hanoverian and British soldier, son of Baron Alten, a member of an old Hanoverian family, entered the service of the elector as a pag...
Loftus William Otway General Sir Loftus William Otway, CB was an experienced and professional cavalry commander of British forces during the Peninsula War who saw extensive service under Sir John Moore in the Corunn...
Lord Charles Manners (1780–1855) General Lord Charles Henry Somerset Manners, KCB (24 October 1780 – 25 May 1855) was a British soldier and nobleman, the second son of Charles Manners, 4th Duke of Rutland and Lady Mary Somerset.
Louis de Watteville Louis de Watteville (1776 – 1836), whose name was sometimes germanicised to Abraham Ludwig Karl von Wattenwyl was born in Switzerland but became a Major General in the British Army, ...
Lowry Cole Sir Galbraith Lowry Cole, GCB (1 May 1772 Dublin - 4 October 1842 Highfield Park, Hampshire), styled The Honourable from birth, was an Irish British Army general and politician.
Manley Power Lieutenant General Sir Manley Power, KCB, ComTE (1773 – 7 July 1826) was a British military leader who fought in a number of campaigns for Britain and rose to the rank of Lieutenant General.
Nicholas Condy Nicholas Condy (1793 – 8 January 1857) was an English landscape painter.
Nicholas Trant Nicholas Trant, a British officer, led Portuguese irregular troops in several actions during the Peninsular War.
Octavius Temple Octavius Temple, born 1784, died 1834 was Lieutenant Governor of Sierra Leone and Superintendent General of the Liberated Africans Department (1833), British soldier and colonial official.
Peregrine Maitland General Sir Peregrine Maitland, GCB (6 July 1777 – 30 May 1854) was a British soldier and colonial administrator.
Philip Bainbrigge Sir Philip Bainbrigge (1786–1862) was an English lieutenant-general.
Ralph Bunbury Lieutenant Ralph Bunbury (died 15 August 1808), of the 95th Rifles, is known for having been the first British Army officer casualty in the Peninsular war.
Ralph Darling General Sir Ralph Darling, GCH (17722 April 1858) was Governor of New South Wales from 1825 to 1831.
Rees Howell Gronow Rees Howell Gronow (1794–1865), "Captain Gronow", was a Welsh Grenadier Guards officer, an unsuccessful parliamentarian, a dandy and a writer of celebrated reminiscences.
Richard Beckett Richard Beckett was an English amateur cricketer and a captain in the Coldstream Guards during the Napoleonic Wars.
Richard Beckett (cricketer) Richard Beckett (born 18 June 1772 at Leeds; died 28 July 1809 at the Battle of Talavera) was an English amateur cricketer and a captain in the Coldstream Guards during the Napoleonic Wars.
Richard Bourke General Sir Richard Bourke, KCB (4 May 1777 – 12 August 1855), was an Irish-born Governor of New South Wales, 1831-1837.
Richard Church (general) Sir Richard Church KCH, CB (Ριχάρδος/Ρίτσαρντ Τσούρτς/Τσωρτς) (1784 – March 1873), was a military officer in the British Army and general in the Greek army during ...
Richard Downes Jackson Sir Richard Downes Jackson KCB, born at Petersfield in the English county of Hampshire, was Administrator of Canada West and Canada East until the arrival of Sir Charles Bagot who took the posit...
Richard England (general) Sir Richard England was a general in the British Army, born at Detroit, which was then part of Upper Canada.
Richard Lambart, 7th Earl of Cavan General Richard Ford William Lambart, 7th Earl of Cavan (10 September 1763 – 21 November 1837), styled Viscount Kilcoursie from 1772 to 1778, was a military commander throughout the Napole...
Robert Arbuthnot General Sir Robert Arbuthnot, KCB, was born at Rockfleet Castle, County Mayo, Ireland, on 19 November 1773 fourth son of John Arbuthnot Senior of Rockfleet, Co Mayo.
Robert Ballard Long Lieutenant-General Robert Ballard Long (4 April 1771 – 2 March 1825) was an officer of the British and Hanoverian Armies who despite extensive service during the French Revolutionary and N...
Robert Knox Robert Knox, (4 September 1791 – 20 December 1862) was a Scottish surgeon, anatomist and zoologist.
Robert McDouall Major-General Robert McDouall, CB (March, 1774 – 15 November 1848) was a Scottish-born officer in the British Army, who saw much action during the Napoleonic Wars and the Anglo-American Wa...
Robert Ross (British Army officer) Robert Ross (176612 September 1814) was an Anglo-Irish British Army officer who participated in the Napoleonic Wars and the War of 1812, (1812-1815).
Robert Thomas Wilson General Sir Robert Thomas Wilson Kt (17 August 1777 – 9 May 1849) was a British general and politician who served in Flanders, Egypt, Spain, Prussia, and was seconded to the Imperial Russi...
Rufane Shaw Donkin Sir Rufane Shaw Donkin GCH KCB FRS FRGS (1773 – 1 May 1841), was a British army officer of the Napoleonic era and later Member of Parliament.
Samuel Ford Whittingham Lieutenant General Sir Samuel Ford Whittingham KCB, KCH (1772–1841), whose Christian names were contracted by himself and his friends into "Samford", was a British and Spanish army officer durin...
Sempronius Stretton Colonel Sempronius Stretton CB (1781–1842) was an officer in the British Army who served in numerous campaigns including the Battle of Waterloo.
Sir Alan Cameron of Erracht Sir Alan Cameron of Erracht (1753 – 9 March 1828) was a British soldier who, at his own expense in 1793, raised the 79th Cameron Highlanders regiment, which remains as part of The Highlanders (S...
Sir Alexander Campbell, 1st Baronet Lieutenant-General Sir Alexander Campbell, 1st Baronet, GCB (20 August 1760 – 11 December 1824) was a senior officer of the British Army during the early nineteenth century.
Sir Andrew Halliday Sir Andrew Halliday (1781–1839) was a Scottish physician, reformer, and writer.
Sir George Arthur, 1st Baronet Lieutenant-General Sir George Arthur, 1st Baronet KCH PC (21 June 1784 – 19 September 1854) was Lieutenant Governor of British Honduras (1814–1822), Van Diemen's Land (now the State of Tasmania,...
Sir Guy Campbell, 1st Baronet Major-General Sir Guy Campbell, 1st Baronet, CB was a British Army officer, the eldest son of Lieutenant-General Colin Campbell and his wife Mary, daughter of Guy Johnson.
Sir Harry Burrard, 1st Baronet, of Lymington General Sir Harry Burrard, 1st Baronet (1 June 1755 – 17 October 1813) was a British soldier who fought in the American War of Independence, the French Revolutionary Wars and in the Peninsular War.
Sir Harry Smith, 1st Baronet Lieutenant General Sir Henry George Wakelyn Smith, 1st Baronet of Aliwal GCB, known as Sir Harry Smith, was a notable English soldier and military commander in the British Army of the early 19th century.
Sir Howard Elphinstone, 1st Baronet Major General Sir Howard Elphinstone, 1st Baronet (4 March 1773 – 28 April 1846) was a commander of the Royal Engineers in the Peninsular War.
Sir James Lyon Sir James Frederick Lyon, KCB GCH (1775–1842) was an officer of the British Army and Governor of Barbados.
Sir James McGrigor, 1st Baronet Sir James McGrigor, 1st Baronet was a Scottish physician, military surgeon and botanist, considered to be the man largely responsible for the creation of the Royal Army Medical Corps.
Sir John Hamilton, 1st Baronet, of Woodbrook Lieutenant-General Sir John James Hamilton, 1st Baronet (1755–1835) was a highly respected and experienced officer of the Honourable East India Company, the British Army and during the Napoleoni...
Sir Thomas Hislop, 1st Baronet Sir Thomas Hislop, 1st Baronet, GCB (5 July 1764 – 3 May 1843) was a senior British Army officer of the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.
Sir William Anson, 1st Baronet General Sir William Anson, 1st Baronet, KCB (13 August 1772 – 1847) was a general in the British Army noted for his service in Peninsular War The Anson Baronetcy was created for him on 30 ...
Sir William Congreve, 2nd Baronet Sir William Congreve, 2nd Baronet KCH FRS (20 May 1772 – 16 May 1828) was an English inventor and rocket artillery pioneer distinguished for his development and deployment of Congreve rockets, a...
Sir William Erskine, 2nd Baronet Major-General Sir William Erskine, 2nd Baronet (30 March 1770 – 1813) was an officer in the British Army, served as a member of Parliament, and achieved important commands in the Napoleonic Wars...
Sir William Houston, 1st Baronet General Sir William Houston, 1st Baronet, GCB, GCH (10 August 1766 – 8 April 1842) was a General in the British Army and the Governor of Gibraltar.
Standish O'Grady, 2nd Viscount Guillamore Standish Darby O'Grady, 2nd Viscount Guillamore (26 Dec 1792 – 22 July 1848) from Cahir Guillamore, County Limerick, was an Anglo-Irish politician and British Army officer.
Stapleton Cotton, 1st Viscount Combermere Field Marshal Stapleton Cotton, 1st Viscount Combermere GCB, GCH, KSI, PC (14 November 1773 – 21 February 1865), was a British Army officer, diplomat and politician.
Thomas Arbuthnot Lieutenant General Sir Thomas Arbuthnot, KCB was a British Army commander.
Thomas Austen Thomas Austen (1775–23 July 1859) was a British soldier and politician.
Thomas Baillie Thomas Baillie (4 October 1796 – 20 May 1863) became a lieutenant in the Royal Welsh Fusiliers in 1815, saw some service during the flight of Napoleon Bonaparte and then served at Limerick...
Thomas Blomefield General Sir Thomas Blomefield, 1st Baronet (February 1774 – 24 August 1822) of Attleborough, Norfolk, was colonel-commandant royal artillery, to whose untiring labours as inspector of artillery ...
Thomas Bradford Lieutenant-General Sir Thomas Bradford GCB GCH (1777-1853) was a British Army officer.
Thomas Brisbane Major-General Sir Thomas Makdougall Brisbane, 1st Baronet, GCH, GCB, FRS, FRSE (23 July 1773 – 27 January 1860) was Governor of New South Wales (1821–25), as recommended by the Duke of Wellingto...
Thomas Mitchell (explorer) Lieutenant Colonel Sir Thomas Livingstone Mitchell (15 June 1792 – 5 October 1855), surveyor and explorer of south-eastern Australia, was born at Craigend in Stirlingshire, Scotland.
Thomas Mullins (British Army officer) Thomas Mullins (died 1823) was a British Army officer of the 44th Regiment of Foot, best known for his misconduct at the Battle of New Orleans during the War of 1812.
Thomas Pearson Thomas Pearson was a British soldier, who took part in the French Revolutionary Wars and Napoleonic Wars, and in the War of 1812 against the United States of America.
Thomas Perronet Thompson Thomas Perronet Thompson was a British Parliamentarian, a Governor of Sierra Leone and a radical reformer.
Thomas Picton Lieutenant General Sir Thomas Picton GCB was a British Army officer who fought in a number of campaigns for Britain in the Napoleonic wars. According to the historian Alessandro Barbero, Picton was "respected for his courage and feared for his irascible temperament."
Thomas Plunket Thomas Plunket (died in 1851 or 1852) was an Irish soldier in the British army 95th Rifles regiment.
Thomas Sydney Beckwith Lieutenant-General Sir Thomas Sydney Beckwith, KCB (1772 – 15 January 1831) was an officer of the British army who served as quartermaster general of the British forces in Canada during th...
Thomas Wildman Colonel Thomas Wildman (1787 - 1859) was an officer in the Napoleonic Wars, a draftsman, and landowner.
Thomas William Brotherton General Sir Thomas William (Browne) Brotherton GCB (1785 – 20 January 1868), was a British Army officer.
Tomkyns Hilgrove Turner General Sir Hilgrove Turner GCH is best known as the officer who escorted the Rosetta Stone from Egypt to England.
William Brereton (British Army officer) Sir William Brereton (29 December 1789–27 July 1864), was a British army officer who rose to the rank of lieutenant-general and colonel-commandant of the 4th Brigade, Royal Horse Artillery.
William Brereton (soldier) Sir William Brereton (1789-1864), was a lieutenant-general and colonel-commandant 4th brigade royal artillery.
William Cathcart, 1st Earl Cathcart General William Schaw Cathcart, 1st Earl Cathcart KT, PC, PC (Ire) (17 September 1755 – 16 June 1843), Scottish soldier and diplomatist, was born at Petersham, and educated at Eton.
William Francis Patrick Napier General Sir William Francis Patrick Napier KCB (7 December 1785– 12 February 1860), Irish soldier in the British Army and military historian, third son of Colonel George Napier (1751–1804)...
William Havelock William Havelock (1793–1848) was a cavalry officer in the British Army, rising to the rank of lieutenant-colonel.
William Hay (police commissioner) Captain William Hay CB was the second and last junior Joint Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis, one of two heads of the London Metropolitan Police.
William Henry Clinton General Sir William Henry Clinton GCB (23 December 1769 – 15 February 1846) was a British general during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars as well as the First Miguelist War.
William Howe De Lancey Colonel Sir William Howe De Lancey KCB (1778 – 26 June 1815) was an officer in the British Army during the Napoleonic Wars.
William Howe DeLancey Colonel Sir William Howe DeLancey (or De Lancey) KCB (1778 – 26 June 1815) was an officer in the British Army during the Napoleonic Wars.
William Inglis Lieutenant General Sir William Inglis, KCB (1764 – 29 November 1835) was a British officer of the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars.
William Leeke William Leeke (1797–1879) was a British Army officer and clergyman, known for his published reminiscences of the Waterloo Campaign, which form a primary source for many modern histories of the c...
William Lonsdale William Lonsdale (9 September 1794, Bath – 11 November 1871, Bristol), English geologist and palaeontologist, won the Wollaston medal in 1846 for his research on the various kinds of fossil corals.
William Lumley General Sir William Lumley, GCB (1769–1850) was a senior British Army officer and courtier during the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.
William Maynard Gomm Field Marshal Sir William Maynard Gomm GCB (10 November 1784 – 15 March 1875), was a British Army officer.
William Miller (Peruvian general) William Miller known throughout Latin America as Guillermo Miller, was an English-born soldier who participated in several South American revolutions, and then became a diplomat.
William Nicolay Lieutenant General Sir William Nicolay KCH, CB was the third son of Frederick de Nicolay, Principal Page to Princess Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, wife of King George III. He was born at S...
William Ponsonby (British Army officer) Major-General Sir William Ponsonby KCB (13 October 1772 – 18 June 1815), styled The Honourable from 1806, was an Irish politician and British Army officer who served in the Peninsula...
William Staveley Lieutenant-General William Staveley CB (29 July 1784 – 4 April 1854) was Commander and Lieutenant Governor of Hong Kong.
William Stewart (1774-1827) Lieutenant-General Sir William Stewart, GCB (10 January 1774 – 7 January 1827) was a British military officer who was the first Commanding Officer of the Rifle Corps, a Division Commander ...
William Stewart (1774–1827) Lieutenant-General Sir William Stewart, GCB (10 January 1774 – 7 January 1827) was a British military officer who was the first Commanding Officer of the Rifle Corps, a Division Commander ...
William Thomas Knollys General Sir William Thomas Knollys KCB (1 August 1797 – 23 June 1883) was a British Army General who reached high office in the 1860s.