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George Silver

(fl. c. 1570—1609) swordsman and writer on fencing


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Silver, George (fl. 1580-1599), swordsman and writer on fencing

WHITE, Wilbert Webster (1863 - 1944), Director, Columbiona-on-Lake George, Silver Bay, New York

SINCLAIR, John Houston (1871 - 1961), Order of Brilliant Star of Zanzibar, 1st class, 1923; King George V Silver Jubilee Medal, 1935

HAWKINS, Michael Babington Charles (1914 - 1977), Private Secretary to the Duke of Gloucester, 1958–74 (Assistant Private Secretary and Equerry, 1948–57); Secretary: King George’s Jubilee Trust, since 1971; Queen’s Silver Jubilee Appeal, since 1977

SOROKOS, John A. (1917 - 1999), Greek Gold Medal for Gallantry (3 times); Greek Military Cross (twice); Medal for Distinguished Services (3 times); Silver and Gold Cross (with swords) of Order of George I; Comdr, Order of George I and Order of Phoenix; Military Medal of Merit (1st Class); Ambassador of Greece to the United States of America, 1972–74

SAUTER, George (1866 - 1937), painter; Commander of the Order of Francis Joseph, Austria; Knight of the Order of St Michael, 4th Class, Bavaria; Knight of the Order of the Zähringer Lœwe, Baden; Freedom of the Friedrich Schiller University, Jena; Senator of the Deutsche Akademie; Member of Council of the International Society of Sculptors, Painters and Gravers, London; Corresponding Member of the Secession of Vienna and the Société Royale des Beaux Arts, Brussels, etc.; holder of various gold medals from international exhibitions; Silver Medal and Thousand Dollar Prize of the Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh

BRISTOW, Frederick George (died 1945), barrister-at-law, Inner Temple; Chief Executive Officer, Commercial Motor Users Association since 1906; Chairman of the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents; Member of Ministry of War Transport Statutory Advisory Panel of Experts; Member of Ministry of War Transport Road Safety and Traffic Signs Committees; British Government representative on the Permanent International Commission of Road Congresses; Member of the International Chamber of Commerce Committee on Highway Transport; Hon. Joint Secretary, Road and Rail Central Conference; Westminster City Councillor; Trustee of St Martin-in-the-Fields Almshouses and Pension Charity; Master of Company of Carmen; Liveryman of Company of Founders and Company of Gold and Silver Wyre Drawers

CASTELLANI, Aldo (1877 - 1971), Physician to Royal Houses of Savoy and of Aosta; Italian Medals (one silver, two bronze) for bravery on the Field; Italian Military Cross; Grand Cross, Crown of Italy; also Grand Cross; Order of Civil Merit (Spain); Order of George I (Greece); Order of the Nile (Egypt); Sovereign Order of Malta; Order of St Sava; Knight Officer Legion of Honour (France) and Serbian White Eagle; Comm. Polish Order Odrodzenia; Commander Order of Santiago de Espada (Portugal); Professor of Tropical Medicine, Lisbon Institute for Tropical Diseases; Emeritus Professor of Tropical Medicine, Ceylon Medical School; late Professor of Tropical Medicine Tulane University and Louisiana State University, New Orleans, USA, also Rome University and Naples University, Italy; late Director of Mycology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine; late Physician Italian Hospital, London; concerned with Sir William Simpson in foundation of Ross Institute; (Ross thanked them both in a letter to the Times, 18 October 1928)

 
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