|Died||21 January 1751|
|Allegiance||Kingdom of Great Britain|
|Battles/wars||Nine Years' War
War of the Spanish Succession
In 1702, during the War of the Spanish Succession, he fought at the Battle of Cádiz and the Battle of Vigo Bay; he was also present at the Siege of Barcelona in 1705 and at the Battle of Almansa in 1707.
He was also active at the Battle of Sheriffmuir in 1715 during the Jacobite Rebellion. He was made Colonel of the 31st Regiment of Foot in 1730. That same year he was instructed to proceed to Portsmouth and embark with reinforcements for Jersey where the Lieutenant Governor had failed contain a riot.
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