Sir John Moore (1761-1809), Lieutenant-General; victor of Corunna
Sitter in 11 portraits
Lieutenant-General. Commander during the early stages of the Peninsular War, 1808, he was cut off from Portugal by the French and obliged to make a forced march to the coast at Corunna to embark his troops; there he was killed in repulsing the French.
published by John Peter Thompson, after Sir Robert Ker Porter
etching, published 1804
Armed Forces and Intelligence Services
The Peninsular Wars and Waterloo portraits
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