Categories: English Explorers | Murree, Punjab Province | Lhasa, Tibet | Fellows of the Royal Geographical Society | Royal Military Academy Sandhurst | British Raj (1858-1947), British Overseas | Knights Commander of the Order of the Star of India | Knights Commander of the Order of the Indian Empire.
Sir Francis Younghusband was a noted explorer and British colonial. He held the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the British Army. He led the first European expedition into Lhasa, Tibet.
Sir Francis was elected President of the Royal Geographical Society and served between 1919 and 1922. 
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