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Sir Henry Edward Bunbury (1778-1860)

1820 Sir Henry Edward Bunbury (1778-1860) succeeded as seventh baronet of Mildenhall.

soldier and historian; son of Henry William Bunbury ; educated at Westminster; 
served in the army, 1795-1809; 
distinguished himself at the Battle of Maida, 1806; 
under-secretary of state for war, 1809-16; 
major-general and KCB, 1815; 
conveyed to Napoleon sentence of deportation to St Helena, 1815; 
MP for Suffolk, 1830; 
a pioneer of the Volunteer movement, 1859; 
author of military narratives.Dictionary of National Biography: included in Infopedia UK 96, CD Rom published by Softkey
 

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