Garnet Joseph Wolseley

Commander-in-Chief of the Forces of the British Armies

Garney Joseph Wolseley, 1st Viscount Wolseley was an Anglo-Irish officer in the British Army.

He served with the army in Burma, China, Canada, the Crimean War, the Indian Mutiny, and Africa.  He also served as Governor of various British colonies and was an author.  


Birth Location: 
Golden Bridge, Dublin, Ireland
Birth Date: 
June 4, 1833
Death Location: 
Menton, France
Death Date: 
March 25, 1913