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Ross,  Patrick

By Ron McGuigan

Lieutenant Colonel 9 April 1807. Brevet Colonel 4 June 1814. Lieutenant Colonel 2nd Bn. 48th Foot 28 June 1810. Lieutenant Colonel half-pay 8th Garrison Battalion March? 1811.

Served in India 1797- 1805.

Served in the Peninsula June 1810 - Feb 1811? Temporarily commanded a brigade of the 2nd Division 1810.

Portuguese Army 22 Sept 1810 - 18 Feb 1811. Colonel 1st Cavalry Regiment.

Assistant Adjutant General Home Staff 1813-1814.

Knight Commander of the Most Distinguished Order of Saint Michael and Saint George (KCMG) 1819.
Knight Grand Cross of the Most Distinguished Order of Saint Michael and Saint George (GCMG) 1837.
Knight Commander of the Royal Guelphic Order (KCH) 1834.

Died 28 August 1850.

Source:

Royal Military Calendar: 1820

Hart's Annual Army List 1841

The Gentleman's Magazine: December 1850 

 


Placed on the Napoleon Series: January 2009

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