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Charles Stephen Gore

Sir Charles Stephen Gore
Born (1793-12-26)26 December 1793
Died 4 September 1869(1869-09-04) (aged 75)
London, England
Years of service 1808-1869
Rank general
Relations Arthur Gore, 2nd Earl of Arran, father

Sir Charles Stephen Gore, KH GCB (26 December 1793 – 4 September 1869) was a British general.

During the Peninsular War, he fought in Siege of Badajoz (1812) and Siege of Ciudad Rodrigo (1812).

In 1824, Gore married a woman from Nova Scotia and went on to have 6 children.

He served in Canada and fought in the Battle of Saint-Denis during the Lower Canada Rebellion.

He is buried in Brompton Cemetery in London near the north end of the central colonnades.

The community of Gore, Nova Scotia is named after him when he served in Nova Scotia.

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