A ‘başıbozuk’ (irregular soldier of the Ottoman army). From the Balkans (Epirus or Albania). Late-ottoman, half of the century. This doesn't look a like a Bashi Bazouk but more like a normal Greek or Albanian male.
Georgios Karaiskakis (Greek: Γεώργιος Καραϊσκάκης) born Georgios Iskos (Greek: Γεώργιος Ίσκος) (January 23, 1780 or January 23, 1782 – April 23, 1827) was a famous Greek tepht, armatolos, military commander, and a hero of the Greek War of Independence. Nickname: The Nun’s Son
Kanellos Deligiannis was a Greek magnate from the Morea and the son of Ioannis Deligiannis. He was one of the main organizer of the Greek War of Independence and a politician in the independent Kingdom of Greece.
Μαργαρίτης Φίλιππος (1810 - 1892) Ο καπετάν Γκούρας, μετά το 1843 Λάδι σε μουσαμά. Συλλογή Ιδρύματος Ε. Κουτλίδη. Margaritis Philippos (1810 - 1892) Captain Gouras, after 1843 Oil on canvas. Ε. Koutlidis Foundation Collection.