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  Horatio Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Kitchener was born in Ballylongford, County Kerry in Ireland, son of Henry Horatio Kitchener and Frances Anne Chevallier-Cole.
Kitchener rescued a substantial charitable fund which had been diverted into the pockets of the Khedive of Egypt, and put it to use improving the lives of the ordinary Sudanese.
Kitchener was promoted to Field Marshal in 1910; however, largely due to a Curzon-inspired whispering campaign, he was turned down for the post of Viceroy of India in 1911.
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Horatio Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener of Khartoum (born June 24, 1850; died June 5, 1916) was a British Field Marshal and statesman.
He was made Baron Kitchener of Khartoum on 18th November 1898 for his successes, and began a program restoring good governance to the Sudan, with a strong foundation based on education, Gordon Memorial College being it's centrepiece, not simply for the children of the local elites, children from anywhere could apply to study.
In 1899 Kitchener was presented with a small island in the Nile at Aswan as a thank-you for his services; the island was renamed Kitchener's Island in his honour.
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Horatio Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener of Khartoum was a British Field Marshal and statesman.
Following this, Kitchener was made C in C in India (1902-1909), where he reconstructed the badly disorganised Indian army — against the wishes of the bellicose viceroy George Nathaniel Curzon, who became a passionate and lifelong enemy.
Kitchener was promoted to Field Marshal in 1910; however, in 1911 — largely thanks to a Curzon-inspired whispering campaign — he was turned down for the post of Viceroy of India.
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KITCHENER, HORATIO HERBERT KITCHENER, 1ST EARL [Kitchener, Horatio Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl], 1850-1916, British field marshal and statesman.
In 1899, Kitchener was appointed chief of staff to Lord Roberts in the South African War.
In 1916, Kitchener embarked on a mission to Russia to encourage that flagging ally to continued resistance.
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 Kitchener, Horatio (Herbert) - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Kitchener, Horatio (Herbert)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
At this decisive battle General Horatio Kitchener led British and Egyptian troops to victory over Sudanese tribesmen led by Khalifa Abdullah al-Taashi, thus establishing British dominance in the Sudan.
A glass negative by Bassano of the British soldier and statesman Horatio Kitchener, who reconquered the Sudan and later became secretary of state for war during World War I. He was responsible for initiating the large volunteer force, creating a new army of 70 divisions, which was to fight on the western front.
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Horatio Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener of Khartoum PC, KBE, KCB, ADC (June 24, 1850 - June 5, 1916) was a British Field Marshal and statesman.
He earned national fame on his second tour in the Sudan (1886–1899), being made Aide de Camp to Queen Victoria and collecting a Knighthood of the Bath.
Following this, Kitchener was made Commander-in-Chief in India (1902–1909), where he reconstructed the greatly disorganised Indian army, against the wishes of the bellicose viceroy Lord Curzon of Kedleston, who became a passionate and lifelong enemy.
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 Horatio Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener --  Encyclopædia Britannica
Horatio Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener --  Encyclopædia Britannica
"Kitchener, Horatio Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl." Encyclopædia Britannica.
As a colonial general during the American Revolution, Horatio Gates won a decisive victory in 1777 against the British at Saratoga, N.Y., that turned the tide in the war for the Continental Army.
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Kitchener, Horatio Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl, British And Irish History, Biographies
Kitchener, Horatio Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl[kich´unur, kich´nur] Pronunciation Key, 1850–1916, British field marshal and statesman.
By a slow extension of fortified blockhouses, the use of concentration camps for civilians, and the systematic denudation of the farm lands : methods for which he was much criticized : Kitchener finally secured Boer submission (1902).
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 Horatio Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener - TvWiki, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
He also reformed the debt laws, preventing rapacious moneylenders from stripping away all assets of impoverished farmers, guaranteeing them five acres (20 000 m²) of land to farm for themselves and the tools to farm with.
Image:Kitchener-Britons.jpg At the outset of World War I, Prime Minister Herbert Henry Asquith quickly had Lord Kitchener appointed Secretary of State for War.
On 4 June 1916, he personally answered questions asked by politicians of his running of the war; they learned that immediately at the start of the war Kitchener had placed huge orders for munitions with American companies, who had delivered 480 of 2,000,000 rifles ordered.
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 Horatio Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener --  Britannica Concise Encyclopedia - The online encyclopedia you can ...
After a year as governor-general of The Sudan, Kitchener entered the South African War (Boer War) in December 1899 as chief of staff to Field Marshal Sir Frederick Sleigh Roberts, whom he succeeded as commander in chief in November 1900.
These ruthless measures, and Kitchener's strategic construction of a network of blockhouses across the country to localize and isolate the Boers' forces, steadily weakened their resistance.
Kitchener, who was on leave in England and had just received an earldom and another viscountcy and barony (June 1914), reluctantly accepted an appointment to the cabinet as secretary of state for war and was promoted to field marshal.
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Earl Kitchener of Khartoum is a peerage title in the Peerage of the United Kingdom.
It was bestowed in 1914 upon Field Marshal Horatio Kitchener, who had previously been created Baron Kitchener of Khartoum in 1898 and Viscount Kitchener of Khartoum in 1902.
Lord Kitchener's Barony was granted with a remainder to his heirs male; since he died without issue, the title became extinct upon his death.
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 List of British Field Marshals
Hugh Gough, 1st Viscount Gough of Goojerat (1862)
Garnet Joseph Wolseley, 1st Viscount Wolseley of Cairo (1894)
Julian Hedworth Byng, 1st Viscount Byng of Vimy (1932)
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This obituary for Horatio Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener, appeared in The Times on June 7, 1916.
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See live article   Horatio Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener of Khartoum Horatio Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener of Khartoum (born June 24, 1850; died June 5, 1916) was a British Field Marshal and statesman.
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Field Marshal Horatio Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener, prominent British soldier in Sudan, Boer War, and World War I
Any of his heirs who have held the title Earl Kitchener
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 Horatio Herbert Kitchener - Wikimedia Commons
Field Marshal Horatio Herbert Kitchener, Earl Kitchener of Karthoum
Kitchener meeting wounded British soldiers, Broome Park, 1915
Kitchener with General Birdwood at Anzac, November 1915
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Photograph of the Meherangarh Fort at Jodhpur in Rajasthan, taken by an unknown photographer in the 1900s.
The photograph is from an album containing views of various locations in India, formerly in the collection of Horatio Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener of Khartoum and Broome, (1850-1916), who was Commander in Chief of India between 1902 and 1909.
The city of Jodhpur has been the capital of Marwar - the "region of death" - in western India since the 15th century.
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Kitchener, Horatio Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl, 1850-1916, British field marshal and statesman.
In 1899, Kitchener was appointed chief of staff to Lord Roberts
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F.M. Sir Frederick Sleigh (Roberts), Bt., 1st Earl Roberts of Kandahar and Pretoria and the City of Waterford, VC, KG, KP, PC, GCB, OM, GCSI, GCIE
F.M. Sir Horatio (Kitchener), 1st Earl Kitchener of Khartoum and of Broome, KG, KP, PC, GCB, OM, GCSI, GCIE
F.M. Sir Harold Rupert Leofric George (Alexander), 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis and Errigal in the County of Donegal, KG, PC, GCB, OM, GCMG, CSI, DSO, MC, CDL, LLD
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 World War I - Horatio Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener
World War I - Horatio Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener
A week before his death Kitchener confided to Edward Stanley, 17th Earl of Derby that he intended to press relentlessly for a peace of reconciliation, regardless of his position, when the war was over, as he feared that the politicians would make a bad peace.
He received the resounding vote of thanks from the 200+ Member of parliament who had arrived to question him, Sir George Arthur (MP) who only a week before had introduced a failed vote of censure in the House of Commons personally seconded the motion.
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