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Abbott, Brig.-Gen. Leonard Henry

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 99 words.

CMG 1916

Born 10 Sept. 1875; s of L. C. Abbott, ICS; m 1899, Elsie Graham Peddie; one d; died 5 March 1949

JP; Indian Army, retired...

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Abbott, Col Herbert Edward Stacy

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 150 words.

CBE 1919; DSO 1896, late RE, retired

Born Calcutta, 6 April 1855; s of late Gen. H. E. S. Abbott, Bengal Infantry; m 1881, Mary, ...

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Abbott, Lt-Col Percy Phipps

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 68 words.

CMG 1917; VD

Born Hobart, Tasmania, 1869; s of John William Abbott; m 1901, Elizabeth Matilda, d of E. B. Gidley-King; four c; died 9 Sept. 1940

Hutchins...

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Abbott, Saunders Alexius (1811–1894), army officer in the East India Company

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 3 words.

See Abbott, Augustus

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Abbott, Sir Frederick (1805–1892), army officer in the East India Company

R. H. Vetch.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 979 words.

Abbott, Sir Frederick (1805–1892), army officer in the East India Company, was the second son of Henry Alexius Abbott of Blackheath, Kent, a retired Calcutta merchant, and his wife,...

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Abbott, Sir James (1807–1896), army officer

R. H. Vetch.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 1375 words.

Abbott, Sir James (1807–1896), army officer, third son of Henry Alexius Abbott of Blackheath, Kent, a retired Calcutta merchant, and his wife, Margaret, daughter of William Welsh, writer to...

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ABC warfare

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

The use or threat of use of atomic, biological, or chemical weapons in war.

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Abdy, Captain Sir Anthony (Charles Sykes)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 99 words.

3rd Bt cr 1850

Born 19 Sept. 1848; 2nd s of Sir Thomas Neville Abdy, 1st Bt and Hariot, d of Rowland Alston, Pishiobury, Herts; ...

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Abdy, Sir Robert (Henry Edward)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 84 words.

5th Bt cr 1850

Born 11 Sept. 1896; s of 4th Bt and Anna Adele Coronna; m 1st, 1923, Iya Jongeyans (who obtained a divorce, ...

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abeam

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

Adv.

1 on a line at right angles to a ship's or an aircraft's length.

2 abeam of opposite the middle of (a ship or aircraft): she was lying...

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