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The story of Sir Henry Havelock, the hero of Lucknow

by Lucy Taylor

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Published by T. Nelson in London .
Written in English


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On cover: Noble lives.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS475.2H2 T38 1896
The Physical Object
Pagination72 p., [1] leaf of plates :
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24398065M

  However, a second rebel force arrived and besieged the town again. This time Havelock and his troops were caught inside the blockade. Sir Colin Campbell arrived in mid-November to relieve Lucknow for a second time. Within days of regaining his freedom, Henry Havelock was dead, overcome by exhaustion and dysentery.   3 Graham Dawson has described the uprising as “the first «national-popular» imperialist war fought by Britain in its Empire”. See, G. Dawson, The imperial adventure hero and British masculinity: the imagining of Sir Henry Havelock, in T. Foley et al. (Eds), Gender and Colonialism Galway, , 46, 59, 47, 8, The conflict continued to shape imperial imaginations about India after .

Jun 9, - Pattreiouex Cigarettes, Builders of the British Empire, No30 Sir Henry Havelock, "Hero of Lucknow". For Henry Havelock, son of Sir Henry, see Sir Henry Havelock-Allan, 1st Baronet. Sir Henry Havelock. Henry Havelock, portrait. Born 5 April Bishopwearmouth, County Durham.

Tomb of Sir Henry Havelock. En route to Kanpur, besides the remains of the Alambagh Fort lie the remains of Sir Henry Havelock. Until recently this dilapidated grave was left un-cared for until Mark Havelock Allen (descendent of Havelock’s) read about the condition of the grave in a . On , Sir Henry Lawrence had arrived at Lucknow, the capital of the newly-acquired provinces of Oudh, as Chief Commissioner. Though barely fifty, he looked like an old man after years of toil under the Indian sun; his thin cheeks were deeply lined, and .


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Born: 5-Apr Birthplace: Sunderland, Durham, England Died: Nov Location of death: Lucknow, India Cause of death: unspecified Gender: Male Race or Ethnicity: White Occupation: Military Nationality: England Executive summary: Hero of the Indian Mutiny British soldier, one of the heroes of the Indian Mutiny, The story of Sir Henry Havelock second of four brothers (all of whom entered the army Born:   The story of Sir Henry Havelock, the hero of Lucknow by Lucy Taylor, external source A Biographical Sketch of Sir Henry Havelock, K.

by William Brock, external source Memoirs of Major-General Sir Henry Havelock, K. B by John Clark Marshman, external source. The hero of Lucknow, presented to the "Albion" subscribers, New York, / drawn and engraved by A.H. Ritchie.

Summary Print shows Sir Henry Havelock, full-length portrait, sitting, facing right, wearing dress uniform and holding a quill pen at a desk in a tent in Lucknow.

The story of the Sunderland war hero who has a statue in Trafalgar Square and a pub in Washington named after him Sir Henry Havelock. and the Havelock Pub in Fatfield, while Lucknow Street. The heroes of Lucknow, like the Sir Henry Havelock, became household names.

The 32nd Regiment of Foot were promoted to Light Infantry status as the Duke of Cornwall’s Light Infantry by Queen Victoria in recognition of its conduct and bravery during the siege. Too late to rescue the prisoners of Cawnpore, Havelock could now only prepare to press on to Lucknow, from which the sad news of the death of Sir Henry Lawrence had arrived; and having burned to the ground the palace at Bithoor, belonging to Nana Sahib — who had by this time fled with his army — the British marched forward on the 25th of July.

The answer as to why townsfolk should enthusiatically rename their streets after a Victorian General is to be found in this gripping biography of Henry Havelock, the hero of the Siege of Lucknow.

Henry Havelock was a respected soldier in the British army in India, where he served for most of his career.

Here rest the mortal remains of SIR HENRY HAVELOCK, BART. Major General in the British Army, and Knight Commander of the Bath, Who died at Dilkhoosha, Lucknow of Dysentery produced by the hardships of a campaign in which he achieved immortal fame on the 24th November   About Sir Henry Havelock Major General Sir Henry Havelock KCB (5 April – 24 November ) was a British general who is particularly associated with India and his recapture of Cawnpore from rebels during the Indian Mutiny of Sir Henry Havelock: Hero of Lucknow, The Halifax Club, Nova Scotia In that year, he was selected by Sir James Outram to command a division in the Anglo-Persian War, during which he was present at the action of Muhamra against the forces of Nasser al-Din Shah under command of Khanlar Mirza.

The victors were now also besieged until November, when Sir Colin Campbell (afterward Lord Clyde), in his turn, forced his way to their rescue. After the relief of Lucknow, Havelock was attacked by dysentery, and died on Nov. 24, He was a Christian hero and one of England's noblest soldiers.

See Biographical Sketch by Brock and Memoir by. The Life of General H. Havelock: Headley: Scribner/NY pgs: H: Memoirs of Sir Henry Havelock: Marshman: Longmans/Lndn pgs: H: Memoirs of Sir Henry Havelock: Marshman: Longmans/Lndn pgs: H: Four Heroes of India: Holmes: Partridge/Lndn pgs: H: Life of General Havelock: In German: Cincinnati Ohio Havelock's work was already done; that typical Puritan hero passed away a few days after Sir Colin's arrival.

There was still plenty for the commander-in-chief to do. The city of Lucknow was still held by an im­mense force of mutineers. Major General Sir Henry Havelock was born in Ford Hall, Bishopwearmouth, Sunderland on the 5th April Henry was the son of William Havelock who was a wealthy shipbuilder.

When Henry was still a child, the family moved to Kent. He then joined the army and the rest is history as they say. The Belief of Lucknow: Chapter XVII.

Havelock’s Column of Relief besieged in Lucknow-The Fight at Bhitoor-advance of Reinforcements under Sir Colin Campbell: Chapter XVIII.

The Relief of Lucknow by Sir Colin Campbell-Affairs at Cawnpore: Chapter XIX. Down-country operations centred on the relief of Lucknow. Setting out from Allahabad, Sir Henry Havelock fought through Kanpur to the Lucknow residency on Septem where he was besieged in turn.

But the back of the rebellion had been broken and time gained for. General Sir Henry Havelock's meteoric rise to world-wide fame during the Indian Mutiny obscured other equally dominant features of a remarkable man.

This biography, marking the centernary of his death, is the first based on hitherto inaccessible private papers so a full picture thus s: 1. Soldier heroes of the modern world have proved potent images of Britishness and the masculine. Soldier Heroes presents a ground-breaking exploration of the imagining of masculinities in adventure stories.

Its analyses range across biographies and news reports, novels and play fantasies. Drawing on literary theory, cultural materialism and psychoanalysis, it traces a history of British heroic.

Book Source: Digital Library of India Item : Havelock, Henry ioned: TZ ble: Soldier Heroes and the Narrative Imagining of masculinities; 2. Masculinity, Phantasy and History; 3. The Adventure Quest and Its Cultural Imaginaries Part II: The hero-Making and Hagiography of havelock of Lucknow: Imperialism and Military Adventure in the Nineteeth Century; 4.

The Imagining of a hero: Sir Henry Havelock, the Indian Rebellion. The late John Pollock, an award-winning biographer, had a flair for telling a dramatic story. He used this talent to write many biographies including ones on D. L. Moody and Major General Sir Henry Havelock.

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