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Ansell, Sir Michael Picton (1905–1994), army officer and showjumping administrator

Wray Vamplew.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 972 words.

Ansell, Sir Michael Picton (1905–1994), army officer and showjumping administrator, was born at The Curragh, co. Kildare, Ireland, on 26 March 1905, the son of George Kirkpatrick Ansell (d....

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Bell, Donald Simpson (1890–1916), schoolteacher, footballer, and soldier

Helen Snelson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online October 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Education; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 932 words.

Bell, Donald Simpson (1890–1916), schoolteacher, footballer, and soldier, was born in Harrogate, North Riding of Yorkshire, on 3 December 1890, the youngest son and fifth of the eight...

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Booth, Mrs Bramwell, (Florence Eleanor)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 135 words.

Born Blaina, 1861; d of late Dr Soper, Plymouth; m 1882, (William) Bramwell Booth, CH (d 1929); two s five d; died 10 June 1957...

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Bramall

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Science and Mathematics; Education; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Social and Cultural History; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 234 words.

KG 1990; GCB 1979 (KCB 1974); OBE 1965; MC 1945

Born 18 Dec. 1923; s of late Major Edmund Haselden Bramall and Mrs Katherine Bridget Bramall (...

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Brazier-Creagh, Maj.-Gen. Sir (Kilner) Rupert

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 149 words.

KBE 1962 (CBE 1947); CB 1954; DSO 1944

Born 12 Dec. 1909; 2nd s of late Lt-Col K. C. Brazier-Creagh; m 1st, 1938, Elizabeth Mary (d 1967), ...

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Bruce, Charles Granville (1866–1939), army officer and mountaineer

Kenneth Mason.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 1530 words.

Bruce, Charles Granville (1866–1939), army officer and mountaineer, was born in London on 7 April 1866, the youngest son of Henry Austin Bruce, first Baron Aberdare (1815–1895), politician,...

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Buford, Abraham

Lowell H. Harrison.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 1147 words.

Buford, Abraham (18 January 1820–09 June 1884), horseman and soldier, was born in Woodford County, Kentucky, the son of William Buford, a stockman, and Frances Walker Kirtley. The youth...

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Burlison

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 101 words.

Born 23 May 1936; s of Robert Burlison and Georgina (née Doige); m 1981, Valerie Stephenson; two s one d; died 20 May 2008...

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Bury, Charles Kenneth Howard- (1883–1963), mountaineer and army officer

Marian Keaney.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 965 words.

Bury, Charles Kenneth Howard- (1883–1963), mountaineer and army officer, was born at Charleville Castle, King's county, Ireland, on 15 August 1883, the only son of Captain Kenneth...

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Butt, Dame Clara Ellen

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 54 words.

DBE 1920

Born Southwick, Sussex, 1 Feb. 1872; m 1900, R. Kennerley Rumford; one d; died 23 Jan. 1936

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