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Sir Charles Augustus Tegart (1881–1946), KCIE, CSI, MVO, Calcutta Police, c.1940

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Tegart is shown wearing the Knight Companion, Order of the Indian Empire (KCIE) which he was awarded in 1937. He retired in 1931, but went on to become a Member of Council of India from 1932–1936 and went to Palestine in 1937 to advise on police organization.

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Sir Charles Augustus Tegart (1881–1946), KCIE, CSI, MVO, Calcutta Police, c.1940




oil on canvas


H 51 x W 40.8 cm

Accession number

NAM. 1960-03-171

Acquisition method

gift from the Indian Police Association, 1960

Work type



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