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in gold coloured frame
Acquired a Commission as an Ensign in 2nd Guards – Jan 1777
Acquired a Commission as Lieutenant and Captain in 2nd Guards – Sep 1780
ADC to Commander in Chief West Indies – Nov 1781-Jun 1783
Acquired a Commission as Captain and Lieutenant Colonel in 2nd Guards – Jan 1790
Appointed a Deputy Quartermaster General – 1793
Returned to 1st Battalion 2nd Guards (on operations against the French in Flanders) - 1794
Promoted Brevet Colonel – 26 Feb 1795
Obtained the regimental rank of 2nd Major 2 December 1795 and 1st Major 30 Dec 1797.
Promoted Major General – 1 Jan 1798
Appointed General Officer Commanding Limerick District (Ireland) - 1798
Appointed Colonel of the Leicester Fencibles – Nov 1800
Appointed to the Staff in England – Jul 1803
Promoted Lieutenant General – 1 Jan 1805
Appointed to command a Battalion of the 60th Rifles Jan 1805
Appointed Lieutenant Governor and General officer Commanding Jamaica – 8 May 1809
Appointed Colonel of 13th Regiment of Foot with effect 15 Feb 1813
Promoted General – 4 Jun 1814
|Height||8.30 cm||(3.27 inches)|