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HOGG, Rudolph Edward Trower (1877 - 1955), Central India Horse; late Brigade-Commander Royal Air Force, resigned commission, 1919

COURTENAY, Edward Reginald (1853 - 1919), Deputy-Adjutant-General, 2nd Army Central Force; on the General Staff

SCHWARZKOPF, H. Norman (1934 - 2012), Commander, Allied Forces, Gulf War, Jan.–Feb. 1991; Commander in Chief, US Central Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, 1988–91

RANT, James William (1936 - 2003), a Circuit Judge, since 1984, at Central Criminal Court, since 1986; Judge Advocate General of the Army and Royal Air Force, since 1991

SHENTON, Edward Warren Hine (1872 - 1955), retired; Hon. Radiologist, St Bartholomew’s Hospital, Rochester, 1934; late Senior Surgical Radiographer, Guy’s Hospital; Radiologist, Royal Air Force Central Hospital

PIGOTT, Robert Edward Pemberton (1866 - 1943), late Chief Electrical Engineer, Bombay, Baroda, and Central India Railway, India; Lt-Col and Hon. Col Auxiliary Force (India) (retired)

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JOHNSON, Henry (Allen William) (1855 - 1944), Col and Hon. Brig.-Gen. in the Army; retired pay; late Col of General Staff 8th Division Irish Command, 1902–06; late Lt-Col commanding 1st Batt. Yorks Light Infantry; AAG Central Force, HD, 5 Aug. 1914–19 May 1915; DAG Central Force, HD 29 May 1915 to 11 March 1916; and DAG Eastern Command, 12 March 1916 to 31 March 1918

SIDWELL, (John William) Martindale (1916 - 1998), Organist and Choirmaster, Hampstead Parish Church, 1945–92; Organist and Director of Music, St Clement Danes (Central Church of the Royal Air Force), 1957–92; Conductor: Martindale Sidwell Choir, since 1956; St Clement Danes Chorale, 1983–92

GOODWIN, Frank (1857 - 1943), Locomotive Superintendent Rajputana-Malwar Railway, India, 1898; retired, 1912; Commandant 2nd Batt. Bombay, Baroda, and Central India Railway Volunteer Rifles, 1908–11; granted rank of Colonel in the Indian Volunteer Force on appointment as ADC to HM the King Emperor, 1911


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A force acting on a particle, directed towards or away from a fixed point. The fixed point O may be called the centre of the field of force. A central force F on a particle P is given by F=f(r)r, where r is the position vector of P and r=|r|.

Examples are the gravitational force F=−{(GMm/r3)r, and the force F=−(k(r−l)/r)r due to an elastic string (see Hooke's law).

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