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

Earl Roberts (1832-1914) Field-Marshal lived here

47 Portland Place, Westminster, W1, London, United Kingdom where they lived

Field-Marshal Earl Roberts K.G. was a constant visitor in this house 1900-1914 B. 1832 D. 1914

9 Queen's Parade, Bath, United Kingdom where they was a constant visitor

Field Marshal Lord Roberts VC KG KP GCB OM 1832-1914 soldier and statesman lived here 1903 to 1914

Englemere, Kings Ride, Ascot, United Kingdom where they lived