in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
P ublished online September 2011 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Military Administration; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Warfare and Defence. 1113 words.
Thompson, Sir Robert Grainger Ker (1916–1992), colonial official and military adviser, was born at Malcolm Cottage, Great Stanmore, Middlesex, on 12 April 1916, the son of Canon (William)...