Life of General Gordon. by Eva Hope

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He saw action in the Crimean War as an officer in the British army, but he made his military reputation in China, where he was placed in command of the "Ever Victorious Army", a force of Chinese soldiers led by European officers. In Gordon was promoted to full colonel and became the British commissioner on the Danube Commission.

This was another boundary settling role. In Gordon once again reached a crucial turning point when he was appointed lieutenant Governor, then full Governor General, of the Sudan.

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26,Khartoum, Sudan), British general who became a national hero for his exploits in China and his ill-fated defense of Khartoum against the Mahdists. Read More on This Topic. Sudan: Ismāʿīl Pasha and the growth of European influence.

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