Sir Archibald Campbell

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Major-General Archibald Campbell(1774–1838) was a British Army officer who served as Lieut-Governor of Jersey and was buried in Jersey.


The son of Sir James Campbell of Inverneill and a member of the Campbells of Inverneill,he was made a Lt-Colonel in the 6th Regiment of Foot in 1812 and commanded the 1st Batallion 6th Foot at the Battle of Vitoria in June 1813.

He was appointed Lieut-Governor of Jersey in 1835 and died in office in 1838. He is buried in the Parish Church of St Helier.


He married Martha Elizabeth Higginson.


This article is taken from the Wikipedia biography of Sir Archibald Campbell.

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