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Authorised form of nameBurgoyne; Sir; John Fox (1782 - 1871); engineer
Dates1782 - 1871
Date of birth24 July 1782
Place of death5 Pembridge Square, London
Date of death07 October 1871
OccupationSoldier
Research fieldEngineering
ActivityEducation:
Woolwich
Career:
Served in the Royal Engineers; Lieutenant General, Army; Inspector General of Fortifications
Honours:
CB; KCB 1838; GCB 1852; Bt 1856
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election05/06/1856
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Royal Society codeNA3803
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
IM/000670Burgoyne, Sir John Foxnd
EC/1856/04Burgoyne, Sir John Fox: certificate of election to the Royal Society
IM/000671Burgoyne, Sir John Foxnd
IM/Maull/000672Burgoyne, Sir John Foxnd
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