Photograph of Maj. H.H. Kitchener

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Title

Photograph of Maj. H.H. Kitchener

Description

Maj. Herbert Kitchener (later Field Marshal Lord Kitchener of Khartoum) served as an intelligence officer during the advance of the Gordon Relief Expedition, doing his best to keep the besieged Gen. Gordon updated on progress. Kitchener later commanded the British expedition that defeated the Khalīfa ʿAbdullāhi and established British colonial rule in Sudan [FN 09/02/2020]

Publisher

Making African Connections

Source

Part of Royal Engineers Museum item reference: 4801.96.4 and GR105.

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© Royal Engineers Museum

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