[Sir Robert Sale.]
Day & Son, Lithrs. to the Queen. London Published April 17th. 1850 by Henry Squire & Compy. (Late Colnaghi & Puckle) Printsellers & Publishers to Her Majesty & the Royal Family 23 Cockspur Street.
Lithograph. Sheet 635 x 477mm. 25 x 18¾". Tears and creasing to the margins. Scuffing and marking to the image.
Sir Robert Henry Sale (1782-1845), Colonel. IN 1795, he started his career by entering the 36th foot regiment, and went to India in 1798, as a lieutenant of the 12th foot. His regiment formed part of Baird's brigade of Harris's army operating against Toppoo Sahib. Hes was also present at Malavalli and Seringapatam, serving under Colonel Arthur Wellesley. He progressed rapidly through the ranks receiving honorary titles and a knighthood. The city of Sale, Victoira, Australia was named after Sir Robert Sale in 1851.
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