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Major-General George Tupper Campbell Carter-Campbell CB, DSO (1869–1921), was commissioned in October 1889 as a second-lieutenant into the Cameronians 2nd Scottish Rifles and served in the Second Boer War as adjutant of that battalion, being promoted Brevet Major and twice mentioned in despatches.
Maj.-Gen. George Tupper Campbell Carter-Campbell was born on 2 April 1869.1 He was the son of Colonel Thomas Tupper Carter-Campbell and Emily Georgiana Campbell, 4th of Possil.1 He married Frances Elizabeth Ward, daughter of Colonel David Ward, on 30 November 1908.1 He died on 19 December 1921 at age 52.1
He gained the rank of Major-General in the service of the Scottish Rifles.1 He fought in the First World War.1 He was commander of the 51st Highland Division.1 He was invested as a Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) in 1918.1 He was decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.).1
Children of Maj.-Gen. George Tupper Campbell Carter-Campbell and Frances Elizabeth Ward
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