Engraving of General Sir Ralph Abercromby, 1734-1801

Engraving of General Sir Ralph Abercromby, 1734-1801

Engraving of General Sir Ralph Abercromby, 1734-1801

This engraving of a picture by J. Hoppnershows General Sir Ralph Abercromby, 1734-1801, one of the best British commanders of the Revolutionary Wars. He was most famous for completing the defeat of the French in Egypt, although he was mortally wounded at the key Second battle of Aboukir, 8 March 1801.


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