Stewart

Memorial for Major General Sir Herbert Stewart, K.C.B. by Sir Joseph Edgar Boehm. Bronze. Signed lower left “J. E. Boehm Fecit.St. Paul's Cathedral, City of London.

Left: The lower panel bears the words “Born 30th June 1843 — died 16th February 1995 at Jakdul of wounds received at the battle of Abu-Kri.” Middle: “To the Memory of Major General Sir Herbert Stewart, K.C.B.” Right: “When in command of the desert column in the Nile Expedition for the relief of Kartoum. 1884-5.” [Click on these images for larger pictures.]

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