King's College London
Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives

King's College London
Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives

Survey of the Papers of Senior UK Defence Personnel, 1900-1975

YOUNGHUSBAND, Sir George John (1859-1944), Major General

Service biography
Joined Army 1878; Afghanistan 1879-1880; Sudan 1885; North West Frontier, India 1886; Burma 1886-1887; Chitral Relief Force 1895; Spanish-American War, Philippines 1898; South African War 1899-1902; Mohmand expedition, North West Frontier, India 1908; Staff College 1911; World War I 1914-1917; Div Commander, Indian Army 1916; retired 1917

No reply to approach letter to executors in 1982

OTHER_PAPERS ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY, LONDON: Notes on travel in Burma #year 1887; CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY LIBRARY, DEPARTMENT OF MANUSCRIPTS: The papers of Charles Hardinge, 1st Baron Hardinge of Penshurst, include correspondence with Younghusband #year 1915

Index terms

Last updated:NAMES Maj Gen John William Younghusband (father); Sir Francis Edward Younghusband, explorer and mystic (brother); Maj Gen Leslie Napier Younghusband (brother)

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