George FitzMaurice, 6th Earl of Orkney
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He joined the 71st Highlanders Regiment as a Captain from the 92nd Regiment in 1853 and saw action in the Crimea in 1855. He transferred to the Scots Fusilier Guards in 1856 and retired in 1857.
- Allibone, Samuel Austin; Kirk, John Foster. A Critical Dictionary of English Literature and British and American Authors: Living and Deceased, from the Earliest Accounts to the Latter Half of the Nineteenth Century : Containing Over Forty-six Thousand Articles (authors), with Forty Indexes of Subjects. J.B. Lippincott. p. 599. Retrieved 31 August 2016.
- Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage, Baronetage and Knightage. Burke's Peerage Limited. 1885. p. 1026. Retrieved 31 August 2016.
- "Obituary: The Earl of Orkney". The Times. The Times Digital Archive. 23 August 1951. p. 8.
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