Reference Entry

Asquith, Raymond (1878-1916), scholar and army officer

John H. Jolliffe

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Asquith, Raymond (1878-1916), scholar and army officer, was born on 6 November 1878 in John Street, Hampstead, the eldest of the five children of Herbert Henry Asquith (1852-1928), later prime minister and first earl of Oxford and Asquith, and his first wife, Helen (d. 1891), daughter of Frederick Melland of ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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