WALLACE, WILLIAM [SSNE 1770]
- First name
- Social status
Text sourceWallace is listed as governor (commandant?) at Jamagorod in Ingermanland, a fortress taken during King Johan III's war with Russia over possessions in Estonia and Livonia. Wallace was ordered to arm the fortress with the building master. Jamagorod was lost to the Russians again in 1590.
L.W. Munthe, Kungl. Fortifikationens Historia (Stockholm, 1902) vol.1, pp.96-7 and vol.6:1, p.116.
- SWEDEN, JAMAGOROD
- Arrived 1580-01-11, as OFFICER
- Departed 1581-01-10, as OFFICER
- Capacity GOVERNOR, purpose MILITARY