Kashmir by Francis Younghusband

By Francis Younghusband

This early paintings via Francis Younghusband was once initially released in 1911 and we're now republishing it with a new introductory biography. 'Kashmir' is a piece at the geography and other people of the Indian subcontinent. Francis Younghusband used to be born in 1863 at Munree, British India, the son of Major-General John W. Younghusband and Clara Jane Shaw. Younghusband attended Clifton university, Bristol, earlier than coming into the Royal army Academy Sandhurst in 1881. After his time on the Academy he was once commissioned as a Subaltern within the 1st King's Dragoon Guards the place he all started his army occupation. He rose throughout the ranks and in 1902, because of fears of Russian growth, the now significant Younghusband, used to be promoted to the location of British Commisioner to Tibet, a submit he held until eventually 1904. Younghusband married Helen Augusta Magniac, with whom he had little ones, a son who died in infancy and a daughter, Eileen Younghusband. Their daughter went directly to turn into a sought after social worker.

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