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Game, Sir Philip Woolcott (1876–1961), air force officer, colonial governor, and commissioner of the Metropolitan Police

Kenneth Parker.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Air Forces and Warfare; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1501 words.

Game, Sir Philip Woolcott (1876–1961), air force officer, colonial governor, and commissioner of the Metropolitan Police, was born at Streatham, London, on 30 March 1876, the second son in...

George, Prince, first duke of Kent (1902–1942), naval and air force officer

Philip Ziegler.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; British History; Modern History (1700 to 1945); Air Forces and Warfare. 1144 words.

George, Prince, first duke of Kent (1902–1942), naval and air force officer, was born George Edward Alexander Edmund at York Cottage, Sandringham, on 20 December 1902, the fifth child and...

Kyle, Sir Wallace Hart (1910–1988), air force officer and governor of Western Australia

Brian Wimborne.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Air Forces and Warfare; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1012 words.

Kyle, Sir Wallace Hart (1910–1988), air force officer and governor of Western Australia, was born on 22 January 1910 in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, the youngest of eight children of...

Sykes, Sir Frederick Hugh (1877–1954), air force officer and colonial governor

Robert Blake.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Air Forces and Warfare; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 1492 words.

Sykes, Sir Frederick Hugh (1877–1954), air force officer and colonial governor, was born in Croydon, Surrey, on 23 July 1877. His father, Henry Sykes, who died less than two years later,...