Earl roberts of kandahar
Earl roberts of kandahar
Sir Rt Hon. Field-Marshal Earl Frederick Roberts VC KP KG OM GCB PC KStJ GCSI GCIE VD

Died aged c. 82

Field Marshal Frederick Sleigh Roberts, 1st Earl Roberts, VC, KG, KP, GCB, OM, GCSI, GCIE, KStJ, VD, PC (30 September 1832 – 14 November 1914) was a British soldier who was one of the most successful commanders of the 19th century. He served in the Indian Rebellion, the Expedition to Abyssinia and the Second Anglo-Afghan War before leading British Forces to success in the Second Boer War. He also became the last Commander-in-Chief of the Forces before the post was abolished in 1904.

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Commemorated on 3 plaques