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Cohen, Sir (Benn) Jack Brunel (1886–1965), campaigner for former servicemen

Niall Barr.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Military History; Military Administration. 1682 words.

Cohen, Sir (Benn) Jack Brunel (1886–1965), campaigner for former servicemen, was born at Ethelstone, Alexandra Drive, Toxteth Park, Liverpool, on 5 October 1886, the sixth son of nine...

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Cox, Richard (1718–1803), army agent

John Booker.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Military Administration. 913 words.

Cox, Richard (1718–1803), army agent, was born in February or early March 1718, probably at Stapleton, in Darrington, near Pontefract in the West Riding of Yorkshire, the son of Joshua Cox...

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Crawford, John Scott (1889–1978), army officer and military supplies administrator

Robin Higham.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Military Administration; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Land Forces and Warfare. 624 words.

Crawford, John Scott (1889–1978), army officer and military supplies administrator, was born on 6 February 1889 at 13 Clifton Road, West Derby, Lancashire, the son of John Paton Crawford,...

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Davison, Alexander (1750–1829), government contractor

H. T. Dickinson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Military Administration. 2854 words.

Davison, Alexander (1750–1829), government contractor, was born at Lanton near Wooler, Northumberland, on 2 April 1750, the third son of Alexander Davison, a farmer at Lanton, and Dorothy...

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Dern, George Henry

Christopher D. O’Sullivan.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Military Administration; US Politics. 1012 words.

Dern, George Henry (08 September 1872–27 August 1936), secretary of war, was born in Dodge County, Nebraska, the son of John Dern, a pioneer Nebraska farmer, mine operator, and...

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Dundas of Kerse, Sir Lawrence, first baronet (1712–1781), army contractor and landowner

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Military Administration; History; History of Agriculture; Agriculture and Farming. 1 words.

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Filder, William (1789–1861), commissary officer

John Sweetman.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Military Administration. 1031 words.

Filder, William (1789–1861), commissary officer, seems to have spent his whole professional career in the civilian commissariat department, an entrant to which officially began as a clerk...

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Forman, Anthony (1725–1802)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Military Administration. 3 words.

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Forman, Henry (bap. 1741)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Military Administration; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 3 words.

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Forman, Richard (1795–1880)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Military Administration. 3 words.

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