British Generals of the Napoleonic Wars 1793-1815
Doyle, John Milley
By: Ron McGuigan
Doyle, John Milley (1781 - 9 August 1856)
Ensign 107th Foot* 1794,
Lieutenant 108th Foot* 1794, Captain 81st Foot 1803, Captain 87th Foot 1804,
Major EOPS 1809, Lieutenant-Colonel EOPS 1811, Half-pay 1820, Brevet Colonel
1825. Retired from the army 1825 with stationary rank.
* disbanded 1795.
Served in Portuguese
Service 1809-1814. Promoted Lieutenant Colonel 16th Infantry Regiment 1809,
Lieutenant Colonel 8th Regiment 1810, Lieutenant Colonel 19th Infantry Regiment
1811, Colonel 19th Infantry Regiment 1812.
Early Service: Ireland
1798, Aide De Camp Gibraltar 1799, Egypt 1801-1802, Aide De Camp and Inspector-General
of Militia Guernsey 1805-1809.
Commanded brigades of the Portuguese Army 1811-1814.
Inspecting Field Officer of Militia Guernsey 1814-1815. Major General in
service of Dom Pedro of Portugal 1832-1834. Sergeant-at-Arms House of
MP 1831-1832. Knighted
1814. KCB 1815.
Placed on the Napoleon Series: November 2007; updated October 2012
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