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captain general

PENDLEBURY, John Devitt Stringfellow (1904 - 1941), Captain General List, 1941

ABERCROMBIE, George Francis (1896 - 1978), Surgeon Captain, RNVR, retired; in General Practice, 1924–66

Captain Herbert Taylor to Lieutenant-General Peter Craig, 11 November 1798

WINGATE, Malcolm Roy (1893 - 1918), 26th Field Company, Royal Engineers; Staff Captain, General Headquarters, British Expeditionary Force

KYLE, Henry Greville (died 1956), consulting surgeon, Bristol General Hospital; late Surgeon, Southmead Hospital; Captain RAMC (T)

LAYTON, Edward (1857 - 1913), the West Riding Regiment, retired; Acting Deputy-Assistant-Quartermaster-General, Natal, and Staff Captain, Middleburg Sub District, Transvaal (retired)

LOGIN, Spencer Henry Metcalfe Login (1851 - 1909), at one time Aide-de-camp to King Edward VII; Captain-General Depôt, Portsmouth

DENHAM, Edward Brandis (1876 - 1938), Knight of Grace, Order of St John of Jerusalem; Captain-General and Governor-in-Chief, Jamaica, since 1934

BRODIE, Thomas Gregor (1866 - 1916), Professor of Physiology, Toronto University, since 1908; Captain, Canadian Army Medical Corps, No 4 Canadian General Hospital

Taddeo Contarini (1466 - 1540) and Alessandro Contarini (1486 - 1553), steward, captain general and Jacopo Contarini (1536 - 1595) and Federico Contarini (1538 - 1613)

Colville, Ronald John Bilsland (1917 - 1996), Lord High Commissioner to the General Assembly, Church of Scotland, 1971 and 1972; Lord-Lieutenant, Lanarkshire, 1963–92; a Captain, Royal Company of Archers, Queen’s Body Guard for Scotland, 1985–88, Captain General 1988–96

BARNES, Frank (died 1960), Captain, RAMC, 1st Southern General Hospital; Lecturer in Operative Surgery, Birmingham University; Examiner in Surgery to University of Birmingham; Member of Court of Governors, University of Birmingham

Montagu-Douglas-Scott, William Henry Walter (1831 - 1914), PC; JP, DL, Captain-General Royal Company of Archers; Lord-Lieutenant of Dumfriesshire from 1858; MFH (Buccleuch)

Montagu-Douglas-Scott, John Charles (1864 - 1935), Lord-Lieut of Dumfriesshire since 1915; Lord Clerk Register and Keeper of the Signet; Captain-General Royal Company of Archers

DAVIDSON, Maurice (1883 - 1967), Consulting Physician Brompton Hospital for Consumption and Diseases of the Chest; Consulting Physician Miller General Hospital for SE London; Consulting Physician Western Ophthalmic Hospital; late Captain, RAMC, Temp

Valentina Peguero. The Militarization of Culture in the Dominican Republic, from the Captains General to General Trujillo. (Studies in War, Society, and the Military.) Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press. 2004. Pp. x, 263. $55.00

NEW, Laurence (Anthony Wallis) (born 1932), Lieutenant Governor and Captain General of the Isle of Man, and President of the Tynwald Court, 1985–90; International President, Association of Military Christian Fellowships, 1991–2002

French, Field-Marshal John Denton Pinkstone (1852 - 1925), Captain of Deal Castle since 1923; Aide-de-camp General to King George V, 1911; Colonel 19th Hussars since 1902; Colonel Irish Guards, 1916; Colonel-in-Chief Royal Irish Regiment


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An honorary rank of senior officer in the British army, most commonly in an artillery regiment.

Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

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