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Attributed to John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901)

Major-General Charles Ashe Windham (1810-1870) 1855

Salted paper print | 22.3 x 17.9 cm (image) | RCIN 2506579

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Photograph of Major-General Windham standing with his head turned slightly to the right. He is wearing military uniform with a sash and insignia and is holding a sword in his left hand.

Major-General Windham commanded the 4th Division during the Battle of Inkerman and led the last attack of the 2nd Division on the Redan. He was an outspoken critic of the management of the war.

This photograph is not part of the Library of Congress series.
  • Creator(s)

    Attributed to John Jabez Edwin Mayall (1813-1901) (photographer)

    Subject(s)
    General Charles Ash Windham (1810-70)
  • 22.3 x 17.9 cm (image)

    37.4 x 31.3 cm (page dimensions)

  • Major General C.A Windham C.B

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Social sciences
      • Military affairs
        • Wars, Campaigns & Battles
          • Wars
            • Wars of the nineteenth century
              • Crimean War (1853-1856)
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Industries, Crafts and Trades
        • Clothing
          • Costume
            • Uniforms
              • Military uniforms