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Henry Sinclair Horne, Baron Horne (1861-1929), General

Sitter in 15 portraits
Born at Stirkoke and educated at Harrow School and the Royal Military Academy, Woolwich; received a commission in the Royal Artillery and promoted captain in 1888; joined the cavalry division at Cape Colony on the outbreak of the South African War in 1899; took part in numerous operations during this war, including the relief of Kimerley and the battle of Diamond Hill; went to France as brigadier-general commanding the Royal Artillery under Sir Douglas Haig on the outbreak of the First World War; for his services in this war he was raised to the peerage as Baron Horne of Stirkoke and received the thanks of both houses of parliament. In 1920 he was appointed aide-de-camp general to George V.

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1954

General Officers of World War I

by John Singer Sargent
oil on canvas, 1922
On display in Room 30 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 1954

2908(4)

Henry Sinclair Horne, Baron Horne

by John Singer Sargent
pencil, circa 1922
NPG 2908(4)

x45433

Henry Sinclair Horne, Baron Horne

by Henry Walter ('H. Walter') Barnett
vintage bromide print, 1914-1920
NPG x45433

x154581

Henry Sinclair Horne, Baron Horne

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 31 December 1918
NPG x154581

x154582

Henry Sinclair Horne, Baron Horne

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 31 December 1918
NPG x154582

x85372

Henry Sinclair Horne, Baron Horne

by Bassano Ltd
vintage print, 31 December 1918
NPG x85372

x43364

Henry Sinclair Horne, Baron Horne

by Walter Stoneman
negative, 1917
NPG x43364

x43365

Henry Sinclair Horne, Baron Horne

by Walter Stoneman
negative, 1917
NPG x43365

x43366

Henry Sinclair Horne, Baron Horne

by Walter Stoneman
negative, 1917
NPG x43366

x154578

Henry Sinclair Horne, Baron Horne

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 31 December 1918
NPG x154578

x154579

Henry Sinclair Horne, Baron Horne

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 31 December 1918
NPG x154579

x154580

Henry Sinclair Horne, Baron Horne

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 31 December 1918
NPG x154580

x154583

Henry Sinclair Horne, Baron Horne; Kate (née McCorquodale), Lady Horne

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 31 December 1918
NPG x154583

x154584

Henry Sinclair Horne, Baron Horne; Kate (née McCorquodale), Lady Horne

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 31 December 1918
NPG x154584