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Charles Mordaunt, 3rd Earl of Peterborough (1658-1735), Soldier

Sitter associated with 21 portraits
Admiral, general and diplomatist. A vehement whig and a supporter of William III until his ejection from political office in 1697 and imprisonment in the Tower. As General of the expeditionary force to Spain in 1705, he fought a controversial but largely successful campaign.

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