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Anders, Władysław (1892–1970), army officer and politician

Peter D. Stachura.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare; Politics; European Politics. 1343 words.

Anders, Władysław (1892–1970), army officer and politician, was born on 11 August 1892 in Błonie, in the county of Kutno, in Russian Poland. The eldest of four sons of Catholic parents, he...

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Ball, Sir Alexander John, baronet (1756–1809), naval officer and politician in Malta

Henry Frendo.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; European Politics. 1177 words.

Ball, Sir Alexander John, baronet (1756–1809), naval officer and politician in Malta, was born on 22 July 1756 at Ebworth Park, Painswick, Gloucestershire, the son of Robert Ball...

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Boxshall, Edwin George (1897–1984), Balkan specialist and intelligence officer

Richard Davenport-Hines.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; European Politics. 1145 words.

Boxshall, Edwin George (1897–1984), Balkan specialist and intelligence officer, was born on 4 February 1897 in Bucharest, the only son and younger child of William George Boxshall (d....

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Emin, Emin Joseph (1726–1809), army officer in the East India Company and Armenian nationalist

Michael H. Fisher.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare; European Politics. 929 words.

Emin, Emin Joseph (1726–1809), army officer in the East India Company and Armenian nationalist, was born in Hamadan, Persia, the son of Hovsep (also known as Joseph; d. 1777), merchant....

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