Charles James Napier. George Gamon Adams. Marble. The Crypt, St. Paul's Cathedral, the City of London. With thanks to the Dean and Chapter of St Paul’s Cathedral. [Click on these images to enlarge them.] The inscription reads:

Charles James Napier
A prescient general
A beneficent governor
A just man
Born 1782 Died 1853

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Lambert. Andrew. "Napier, Sir Charles (1786-1860)." Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Online ed. 30 July 2014.

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