The third British Commander-in-Chief of India, Major General Robert Clive
. Clive was one of the many Commanders-in-Chief who helped the British gain control of India.
The British Commander-in-Chief in India (or Commander-in-Chief of India) was the chief military commander of the British administration in India. The Commander-in-Chief's staff were known as India Command and most were based at the General Headquarters India (GHQ India).