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Bond, Major Francis George, Royal Engineers
He was born in 1856, and is son of Reverend F H Bond. He was educated at Marlborough College and the Royal Military Academy; entered the Royal Engineers in 1876, and served in the Zulu Campaign in 1879 (medal with clasp); the Egyptian Expedition in 1882, being present at the actions at Kassassin, the battle of Tel-el-Kebir, and the march to and occupation of Cairo (medal with clasp and bronze star); the Hazara Expedition in 1891 (despatches, medal with clasp); operations on the North-West Frontier of India in 1897-8, with the Tirah Expeditionary Force (medal with two clasps); and the Boer War in 1901-2, on the Staff, including the operations in the Transvaal (QSA with three clasps and CB). Colonel Bond is at present AQMG in the Punjab.
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Sir Francis George Bond
by Walter Stoneman
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St Michael’s Churchyard, Camberley, Surrey.