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.
More on Sir John Moore: Jane Austen and her World book in our Shops
published by John Peter Thompson, after Sir Robert Ker Porter
etching, published 1804
- Sir Graham Moore (brother)
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