Sir John Campbell, 1st Baronet - Crimean War

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Lt General Sir John Campbell in front of his tent, during the Crimean War. Standing next to him is his aide-de-camp, Captain Hume.

Sir John Campbell was the eldest son of John Campbell, Lt Governor of St Vincent 1845-53 and Hannah Elizabeth Macleod, the daughter of James Macleod, Esq., of Rasay. He married Catherine Syonia Sophia Cavie in 1867 and they had one son, John Bruce Stuart.

Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress, Roger Fenton, photographer
in Crimean Peninsula Ukraine

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Diane Snider Lt. General Sir John Campbell was the son of Sir Archibald Campbell, First Baronet of New Brunswick and his wife, Lady Helen Macdonald. The info above regardng his parents is incorrect. He was killed in Sebastopol in 1855.
Nov 21, 2012 · Reply
Kathy Pinna Thank you for setting the record straight, Diane. I just went by what was on the internet - and we all know that the internet isn't always correct! Are you a descendant?
Nov 21, 2012 · Reply
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