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ABBOTT, Leonard Henry (1875 - 1949), JP; Indian Army, retired

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Military Life and Institutions. 102 words.

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ABBOTT, Percy Phipps (1869 - 1940)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Law; Law; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 72 words.

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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, Anthony (Charles Sykes) (1848 - 1921)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Military Life and Institutions. 102 words.

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ABDY, Robert (Henry Edward) (1896 - 1976), late 15th Hussars

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Military Life and Institutions. 83 words.

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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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abeam replenishment

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

The transfer at sea of personnel or supplies by rigs between two or more ships proceeding side by side.

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ABEL SMITH, Henry (1900 - 1993), DL; late Royal Horse Guards; Governor of Queensland, 1958–66; Administrator, Australian Commonwealth, during part of 1965

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Military Life and Institutions. 155 words.

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ABEL SMITH, Richard Francis (1933 - 2004), Vice Lord-Lieutenant of Nottinghamshire, 1991–99

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial History; Industry Studies; Primary Products; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Military Life and Institutions; Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Popular Beliefs and Controversial Knowledge. 144 words.

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