Autograph Letter Signed ‘Evelyn Wood’, to Major Salis Schwabe, thanking him for the proof of his lecture. 2 pp. 6 x 4 inches, in good condition. Government House, Chatham, 16 December, no year given. Field Marshal Sir Henry Evelyn Wood (1838-1919) fought in the Crimea, Indian Mutiny (receiving a Victoria Cross), Ashanti War, Zulu War, and in Egypt (1882), where he became commander in chief of the Egyptian Army.