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  • Charles Cornwallis Chesney >>
  • In 1824 Port Cornwallis was the rendezvous of the fleet carrying the army to the first Burmese war.
  • His mother, Lady Randolph Churchill, divorced her second husband, George Cornwallis-West, in 1913; and married in 1918, as her third husband, Montague Phippen Porch, formerly a Government official in Nigeria.
  • He held a brigade command in the war against Tippoo, and served under Cornwallis in the Seringapatam operations of 1792, being promoted colonel in 1795.
  • There was much sickness, and after two years, urged by Admiral Cornwallis, the government transferred the colony to the N.E.