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Abel Smith, Col Richard Francis

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Social and Cultural History; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 135 words.

Born 11 Oct. 1933; s of Col Sir Henry Abel Smith, KCMG, KCVO, DSO and late Lady May Cambridge, o d of Earl of Athlone, KG, GCB, GCMG, GCVO, DSO, PC, FRS and Princess Alice,...

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Acland, Lt-Col Sir (Christopher) Guy (Dyke)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Social and Cultural History; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 212 words.

6th Bt cr 1890; LVO 1999 (MVO 1990)

Born 24 March 1946; s of Major Sir Antony Guy Acland, 5th Bt, and Margaret Joan, e d of late Major Nelson Rooke; ...

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Acland, Maj.-Gen. Sir John (Hugh Bevil)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Social and Cultural History; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 257 words.

KCB 1980; CBE 1978

Born 26 Nov. 1928; s of late Brig. Peter Acland, OBE, MC, TD and Bridget Susan Acland; m 1953, Myrtle Christian Euing, d of Brig. and Mrs Alastair...

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Acland, Sir Dominic (Dyke)

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Social and Cultural History; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 104 words.

17th Bt cr 1644, of Columb John, Devon

Born 19 Nov. 1962; er s of Sir John Dyke Acland, 16th Bt and of Virginia, yr d of Roland Forge; m...

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Aitken, Brig. Robert Hanbury Tenison

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 97 words.

CBE 2009

Born Kingston, Jamaica, 18 May 1956; s of Harry Aitken, MC, and Anne Aitken (née Tenison); m 1987, Joanna Napier; two s

Director, Music...

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Allen, William Henry

Ira Dye.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; Social and Cultural History. 1392 words.

Allen, William Henry (21 October 1784–18 August 1813), U.S. naval officer and hero of the War of 1812, was born in Providence, Rhode Island, the son of militia general William Allen, a...

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Allingham, Henry William

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Social and Cultural History. 5 words.

See Patch, Henry John [Harry]

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Annand, Richard Wallace

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 164 words.

VC 1940; ERD

Born 5 Nov. 1914; s of Lt-Comdr Wallace Moir Annand, Royal Naval Division (killed Gallipoli 1915), and late Dora Elizabeth Chapman, South Shields; ...

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Anstey, Vera

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Social and Cultural History; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Architecture; Art. 185 words.

DSc (Econ.)

Born 1889; 2nd d of James and Mary Powell; m 1913, Percy L. Anstey (d 1920); one s one d; died...

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Armorer, Sir Nicholas

Geoffrey Smith.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Land Forces and Warfare; Social and Cultural History. 1905 words.

Armorer, Sir Nicholas (c. 1620–1686), royalist army officer, conspirator, and courtier, was born at Belford, Northumberland, a younger son of Thomas Armorer (d. 1642), of Belford, and his...

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