Edward Light

(1747—1832) inventor of musical instruments and composer

'Edward Light' can also refer to...

Light, Edward

Light, Edward, composer, inventor

BEGBIE, George Edward (1868 - 1907), Highland Light Infantry

CHESTERTON, Cecil Edward (1879 - 1918), Highland Light Infantry

RICKMAN, William Edward (1855 - 1927), Imperial Light Horse

WYLDE, Edward Andrée (1858 - 1925), Royal Marine Light Infantry

ELGER, Edward Gwyn (1864 - 1929), JP; Somerset Light Infantry; retired

ROSE, Edward Lee (1841 - 1903), Royal Marines Light Infantry

Light, Edward (1746/1747-1832), inventor of musical instruments and composer

MORRIS, Denis Edward (1907 - 1999), Head, and ultimately Controller of Light Programme, BBC, 1960–67

DOWN, Ernest Edward (1902 - 1980), late King’s Shropshire Light Infantry

LUKE, Edward Vyvyan (1861 - 1908), Royal Marine Light Infantry; Commanding Royal Marines, HMS Pembroke, Chatham

LUARD, Edward Bourryau (1870 - 1916), 1st Battalion, King’s (Shropshire Light Infantry)

ENGLAND, Edward Lutwyche (1839 - 1910), JP; Major-General (retired); Colonel Prince Albert’s (Somerset) Light Infantry

HURLE, Edward Forbes Cooke- (1866 - 1923), JP Hants, 1922; late Major Somerset Light Infantry, and Colonel Territorial Force

HUTTON, Edward (Thomas Henry) (1848 - 1923), DL; retired; Colonel Commandant The King’s Royal Rifle Corps; Hon. Colonel 6th Light Horse (NSW Northern Rivers Lancers), and 15th Light Horse (NSW Mounted Rifles), and 6th Reserve Battalion, King’s Royal Rifle Corps

Birdwood, William Riddell (1865 - 1951), President, Clifton College, 1935; Captain Deal Castle, 1935; Hon. Fellow Peterhouse, Cambridge, 1920; Knight of Grace, Order of St John of Jerusalem; Fellow of the Royal Empire Society and of Royal Society of St George; Freeman of the Borough of Totnes, Devon; Vice-Pres. of the Overseas League and Devonian Association; Trustee unpaid, War Museum; General, Commonwealth of Australia Military Forces, 1920, and Field-Marshal, 1925; Colonel Royal Horse Guards, 1933; 12th Lancers, 1920; 75th A. A. Regiment, RA, 1938. King Edward’s Own Probyns’ Horse (XI Bengal Lancers), 1924, and 6th Gurkha Rifles, 1925; Col Commandant, 13th Frontier Force Rifles, 1930; Colonel-in-Chief, 1st New Zealand Mounted Rifles, Canterbury Yeomanry Cavalry, 1925; Colonel 3rd Australian Infantry and 16th Australian Light Horse, Hunter River Lancers, 1930

Mountbatten, Louis (Francis Albert Victor Nicholas) (1900 - 1979), Governor of the Isle of Wight, 1965; Lord-Lieutenant of the Isle of Wight, since 1974; Personal ADC to the Queen since 1953 (Personal Naval ADC to King Edward VIII, 1936, and to King George VI, 1937–52); Col of the Life Guards, 1965; Col Commandant of the Royal Marines, 1965; Hon. Lt-Gen. and Air Marshal, 1942, and Hon. Colonel: Calcutta Light Horse, 1947; 292 Airborne Field Regt, 1947–55, 289 Parachute Regt, RHA(TA), 1956; 4/5th Bn The Royal Hampshire Regiment (TA), 1964–71; an Elder Brother of Trinity House; Grand President: Brit. Commonwealth Ex-Services League, 1946–74; Royal Life Saving Society; Royal Over-Seas League; Pres. of Council of SSAFA; King George’s Fund for Sailors; Royal Naval Film Corporation, Royal Naval Saddle Club, Sailors Home and Red Ensign Club, Gordon Smith Inst., Liverpool, Training Ship Mercury and Commando Benevolent Fund; Society of Genealogists; Britain-Burma Soc.; Past Pres., Soc. of Film and Television Arts; Mem. and Past Pres., Inst. of Electronic and Radio Engineers; Chm. and Founder, National Electronics Research Council; Commodore Sea Scouts; Mem. and Past Prime Warden Shipwrights’ Company; Hon. Mem. Honourable Company of Master Mariners; Mem. Mercers’, Vintners’ and Grocers’ Companies; Royal Swedish Naval Soc.; Inner Magic Circle; Sword of Honour and Freedom of City of London, 1946; High Steward, 1940, and First Freeman, 1946, of Romsey; Freedom of City of Edinburgh, 1954; Freedom of Paimpol, 1961

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