FitzRoy James Henry Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan(1788-1855), Commander in the Crimea
Sitter in 15 portraits
Commander of British forces in the Crimean War; entered army aged sixteen and lost right arm at Waterloo; appointed to command British troops against Russia in the Crimea in 1854. He secured victory at the Alma but his lack of experience as a commander in the field was held to blame for later calamities; died of cholera, 28 June 1855, 'the victim of England's unreadiness for war'.
by Roger Fenton
by, published by and after Anker Smith, by Thomas Heaphy, published by Rudolph Ackermann
by John ('HB') Doyle, printed by Ducôte & Stephens, published by Thomas McLean
by William Oakley Burgess, published by Joseph Sandell Welch, after Andrew Morton
by William Oakley Burgess, printed by Dixon & Ross, published by Ackermann & Co, after Andrew Morton
by W. Joseph Edwards, published by Virtue & Co
by James John Chant, after Sir Francis Grant
by William Greatbach, by Robert Wallis, after Thomas Jones Barker
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