Example image of eyePlorer eyePlorer map for 'Sale of commissions': Military rank Imperial Russian Army Prussian Army French Revolutionary Army Grande Armée Napoleon I of France British Army Cardwell Reforms Charles II of England Cavalry Colonel (United Kingdom) Infantry Regiment Royal Artillery Royal Engineers Royal Military Academy Woolwich East India Company Gentleman Cashiering Looting War profiteering Prince Frederick, Duke of York and Albany Dilettante Napoleonic Wars Brevet (military) Battle of Waterloo 11th Hussars Crimean War James Brudenell, 7th Earl of Cardigan Charge of the Light Brigade First Anglo-Sikh War Indian Rebellion of 1857 Bernard Cornwell Richard Sharpe Byron Farwell Cecil Woodham-Smith Liberal Government 1868–1874 Charles Pearson (British Army officer) George Byng, 2nd Earl of Strafford Oliver De Lancey Jr. Phineas Riall Sackville Lane-Fox, 12th Baron Conyers Thomas Kelly-Kenny Harcourt Mortimer Bengough Henry Byng, 4th Earl of Strafford John Plumptre Carr Glyn Joseph Wanton Morrison George Ramsay, 9th Earl of Dalhousie Howard Vincent