United Kingdom - SIGNED Victoria document Prince George and Edward Cardwell - 1871

Description
United Kingdom - SIGNED Victoria document Prince George and Edward Cardwell - 1871
Original - Good

Military appointment issued in October 1871.

SIGNED by Prince George, Duke of Cambridge and Secretary of State Edward Cardwell, 1st Viscount Cardwell.

Prince George was a member of the British royal family, a grandson of male descent of King George III, nephew of Queen Victoria, and uncle of Queen Mary, consort of King George V. The Duke was an army officer and was Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces from 1856 to 1895. He became Duke of Cambridge in 1850 and field marshal in 1862.

Edward Cardwell was a prominent British politician in the mid-19th century. He was Secretary of State for War between 1868 and 1874

Lot details
Type
SIGNED Victoria document Prince George and Edward Cardwell
Country of Origin
United Kingdom
Year of Manufacture
1871
Condition
Good
Original/ Replica
Original
Comes with certificate of authenticity
No
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