Sitter: Sir Neville Gerald Lyttelton (1845-1931).
Biog: Commanded 4th Brigade, 2nd & 4th Divisions, South Africa 1899-1900; Lieutenant-General 1902; Chief of General Staff and First Military Member of Army Council 1904-1908; General Officer, Commander-in-Chief, the Forces in Ireland 1908-1912.
Date: 3 April 1905.
Costume: Full Dress uniform, Lieutenant-General, with aiguillette of a Military Member of the Army Council.
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Biog: Dictionary of National Biography; Burke's Peerage; Who's Who; The Army List, 1905; The Times, 7 July 1931, p 16c. (See also Commander Chas. N. Robinson, RN, Celebrities of the Army, London, 1900; Sir Neville Lyttelton, Eighty Years, London, 1927).
Costume: (Uniform) Dress Regulations for the Army, London, 1900; (aiguillette) Dress Regulations for the Army, London, 1911.
Orders, Decorations & Medals: (Order of the Bath) Burke's Peerage; (Order of Osmania) R. Werlich, Orders and Decorations of All Nations, Washington, 1990; (others) E.C. Joslin, A.R. Litherland & B.T. Simpkin, British Battles & Medals, London, 1988.
Acknowledgements: (Orders etc.) David Bownes.