Sir Frederick Love
General Sir Frederick Love
|Died||13 January 1866|
|Awards||Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Bath|
Knight of the Royal Guelphic Order
Love was commissioned into the 52nd Regiment of Foot in 1804 and took part in the retreat to Corunna and the Battle of Bussaco during the Peninsular War. He was wounded at the Battle of Waterloo in 1815 and saved Bristol during the riots of 1831. He was appointed British resident at Zakynthos in 1835, Lieutenant Governor of Jersey in 1852 and General Officer Commanding South-Eastern District in 1856 before becoming Inspector-General of Infantry in 1857.
He was promoted general on 10 August 1964.
In 1825 he married Mary Heaviside; they had no children.
- James Frederick Love at Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
- "57th (the West Middlesex) Regiment of Foot". regiments.org. Archived from the original on 1 December 2006. Retrieved 17 July 2016.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
- "43rd (the Monmouthshire) Regiment of Foot (Light Infantry)". regiments.org. Archived from the original on 29 December 2006. Retrieved 8 July 2016.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
- "No. 22887". The London Gazette. 23 August 1864. p. 4126.
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