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  1. Sir Ian Standish Monteith Hamilton, GCB, GCMG, DSO, TD was a British Army general who had an extensive British Imperial military career in the Victorian and Edwardian eras. Hamilton was twice recommended for the Victoria Cross, but on the first occasion was considered too young, and on the second too senior. He was wounded in action at the Battle of Majuba during the First Boer War, which rendered his left hand permanently injured. Near the end of his career, he commanded the ...

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  2. 08/10/2022 · Sir Ian Hamilton, in full Sir Ian Standish Monteith Hamilton, (born January 16, 1853, Corfu, Ionian Islands [Greece]—died October 12, 1947, London, England), British general, commander in chief of the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force in the unsuccessful campaign against Turkey in the Gallipoli Peninsula during World War I. Hamilton joined the army in 1872, transferring to the 92nd Highlanders and serving with them in the Second Anglo-Afghan War (1878–80).

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    Hamilton was politically a Liberal. He spoke English, German, French and Hindi, was considered charming, courtly and kind. He appeared frail, yet was full of energy. He was twice recommended for the Victoria Cross, but on the first occasion was considered too young, and on the second too senior. He was wounded in the wrist in the First Boer War (18...

    Hamilton attended Royal Military Academy Sandhurst in 1870, the first year that entrance to the army was by examination rather than by purchasing a commission. In 1871 he joined the Suffolk regiment but shortly after transferred to the second battalion Gordon Highlanders stationed in India, taking part in the Afghan War. In the First Boer War he wa...

    In retirement, Hamilton was a leading figure in the ex-servicemen organization, the British Legion holding the position of Scottish President.Hamilton was also a founding member and vice-president of the Anglo-German Association in 1928 which promoted pro-German sentiment in Britain. Hamilton remained with the Association after Adolf Hitler's rise ...

    Hamilton's's published writings encompass 83 works in 168 publications in 8 languages and 2,998 library holdings. 1. 1887 — The ballad of Hádji, and Other Poems 2. 1905 — A Staff officer’s Scrap-book during the Russo-Japanese War, Vol. I. 3. 1907 — A Staff officer’s Scrap-book during the Russo-Japanese War, Vol. II. London: E. Arnold; New York: Lon...

    Hamilton received the honorary Doctor of Laws (LL.D) from the University of Glasgow in June 1901. A statue of the then Lt.-Gen Hamilton still stands on the Boer War memorial in Cheltenham.

    Carlyon, Les A. (2002). Gallipoli. New York: Pan Macmillan. 10-ISBN 0-7329-1128-1; 13-ISBN 978-0-7329-1128-7
    Jenkins, Roy. (2001). Churchill: A Biography. New York: Macmillan Publishers. 10-ISBN 0-452-28352-3; 13-ISBN 978-0-452-28352-7
    Kershaw, Ian. (2004). Making Friends with Hitler: Lord Londonderry and the British Road to War. London: Allen Lane, 10-ISBN 0-7139-9717-6; 13-ISBN 978-0-7139-9717-0
  3. Sir Ian (Standish Monteith) Hamilton (1853-1947), General Sitter in 13 portraits Hamilton distinguished himself in the First Boer War, 1881, and survived injuries sustained at the decisive British defeat at Majuba Hill. Although considered too young to receive the Victoria Cross, he was invited to dine with Queen Victoria.

  4. General Sir Ian Standish Monteith Hamilton was a senior officer in the British Army, who is most notable for commanding the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force during the Gallipoli Campaign. Background Ian Hamilton was born on Corfu on January 16, 1853, the son of an army captain. Education

  5. Lieutenant of the Tower (1918–20) Rector of the University of Edinburgh (1932–35) General Sir Ian Standish Monteith Hamilton GCB, GCMG, DSO, TD (16 January 1853 – 12 October 1947) was a senior officer in the British Army, who is most notable for commanding the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force during the Gallipoli Campaign.

  6. Sir Ian Standish Monteith Hamilton GCB GCMG DSO (* 16. Januar 1853 auf Korfu; † 12. Oktober 1947 in London) war ein britischer General und führte im Ersten Weltkrieg die Mediterranean Expeditionary Force bei der gescheiterten Dardanellen-Expedition auf Gallipoli