Major Cecil Francis Johnstone-Douglas

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Major Cecil Francis Johnstone-Douglas, 5th Lancers, Major in 1891, was born on 19th October 1847, the son of Robert Johnstone-Douglas of Lockerbie and Lady Jane Margaret Mary Douglas, the daughter of Charles Douglas, 6th Marquess of Queensberry.

Major Johnstone-Douglas served as Brigade Major to the Cavalry Brigade Reserve Division of the Khyber Field Force in 1879, and with the 15th Hussars in Southern Afghanistan in 1880 (Medal). Served in the Boer war of 18S1 with the 15th Hussars.

He died on 10 August 1894 at age 46, unmarried.


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