The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/Mayne, Lieut.-Colonel George Nisbet
Mayne, Lieut.-Colonel George Nisbet, C.B. (1902); Commanding 1st Battalion, K.O.S.B. (retired); s. of Major Robert G. Mayne; b. 1854; educ: Wellington College; joined the Army, 1874; became Lieut.-Colonel, 1902; served in Afghan War, 1879-80; served in Burma Campaign, 1886-88 (despatches, medal and clasp); Chitral Relief Force, 1885 (medal with clasp); N.W.F. India, 1897-98 including Dargai (despatches twice, Brevet Lieut.-Col., two clasps); South Africa, 1900-02 (despatches twice, Brevet Lieut.-Col., C.B. two medals, five clasps). Address: c/o India Office, London. Club: Caledonian.