General. Under Robert Clive's command, he helped defeat the French in India, taking Pondicherry in 1761. Later, as Commander-in-Chief of the East India Company's forces, he was responsible for restoring the British military position in the Carnatic for Warren Hastings in 1780.
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National Portrait Gallery, London
St Martin’s Place, London, Greater London, England, WC2H 0HE
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