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Bertie, Robert, first earl of Lindsey (1582–1642), naval officer and royalist army officer

Andrew Thrush.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; Land Forces and Warfare. 2396 words.

Bertie, Robert, first earl of Lindsey (1582–1642), naval officer and royalist army officer, was the eldest son of Peregrine Bertie, thirteenth Baron Willoughby of Willoughby, Beck, and...

Blake, Robert (bap. 1598, d. 1657), naval and army officer

Michael Baumber.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; Land Forces and Warfare. 8074 words.

Blake, Robert (bap. 1598, d. 1657), naval and army officer, was baptized on 27 September 1598 at the church of St Mary the Virgin in Bridgwater, Somerset, the eldest of the eight surviving...

Burley, John (d. 1648), royalist naval and army officer

T. F. Henderson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare; Naval Forces and Warfare. 282 words.

Burley, John (d. 1648), royalist naval and army officer, belonged, according to the earl of Clarendon, to a good family in the Isle of Wight. He served as captain of the Antelope but was...

Carlson, Evans Fordyce

Phyllis A. Zimmerman.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; Land Forces and Warfare. 1544 words.

Carlson, Evans Fordyce (26 February 1896–27 May 1947), army and Marine Corps officer and writer, was born in Sidney, New York, the son of Thomas Alpine Carlson, a Congregationalist...

Carter, Samuel Powhatan

William Garrett Piston.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; Land Forces and Warfare. 1391 words.

Carter, Samuel Powhatan (06 August 1819–26 May 1891), naval and army officer, was born in Elizabethton, Carter County, Tennessee, the son of Alfred Moore Carter, an iron manufacturer, and...

Deane, Richard (bap. 1610, d. 1653), army and naval officer and regicide

J. K. Laughton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare; UK Politics; British History; Naval Forces and Warfare; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 4270 words.

Deane, Richard (bap. 1610, d. 1653), army and naval officer and regicide, was baptized on 8 July 1610 in the parish church of Guiting Power, a younger son of Edward Deane (d. before 1653)...

Garrod, Sir (John) Martin Carruthers (1935–2009), Royal Marines officer

Julian Thompson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare; Naval Forces and Warfare. 1730 words.

Garrod, Sir (John) Martin Carruthers (1935–2009), Royal Marines officer, was born in Darjeeling, India, on 29 May 1935, the son of the Revd William Francis Garrod (1893–1964), Church of...

Keigwin, Richard (d. 1690), naval and army officer in the East India Company

J. K. Laughton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare; Naval Forces and Warfare. 909 words.

Keigwin, Richard (d. 1690), naval and army officer in the East India Company, was the third son of Richard Keigwin (1605–1647) of Penzance and Margaret, daughter of Nicholas Godolphin of...

Maurice, prince palatine of the Rhine (1621–1652), royalist army officer and naval officer

Ian Roy.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: European History; Military History; Land Forces and Warfare; Naval Forces and Warfare. 3447 words.

Maurice, prince palatine of the Rhine (1621–1652), royalist army officer and naval officer, was the fourth son of Frederick V (1596–1632), elector palatine of the Rhine, and his wife,...

Monck [Monk], George, first duke of Albemarle (1608–1670), army officer and naval officer

Ronald Hutton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; Land Forces and Warfare. 14150 words.

Monck [Monk], George, first duke of Albemarle (1608–1670), army officer and naval officer, the fourth child and second son of a Devon gentleman, Sir Thomas Monck, was born at the latter's...

Montagu [Mountagu], Edward, first earl of Sandwich (1625–1672), army and naval officer and diplomat

J. D. Davies.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; Land Forces and Warfare; Diplomatic History; International Relations. 5738 words.

Montagu [Mountagu], Edward, first earl of Sandwich (1625–1672), army and naval officer and diplomat, was born at Barnwell, Northamptonshire, on 27 July 1625, the second but eldest surviving...

Nelson, William

Steven E. Woodworth.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; Land Forces and Warfare. 1051 words.

Nelson, William (27 September 1824–29 September 1862), naval and army officer, was born near Maysville, Kentucky, the son of Thomas W. Nelson, a physician, and Frances Doniphan. He attended...

Popham, Edward (c. 1610–1651), naval and army officer

Michael Baumber.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; Land Forces and Warfare. 1487 words.

Popham, Edward (c. 1610–1651), naval and army officer, was the fifth son of Sir Francis Popham (1572/3–1644) of Littlecote in Wiltshire and Wellington in Somerset, and his wife, Anne Dudley...

Rupert, prince and count palatine of the Rhine and duke of Cumberland (1619–1682), royalist army and naval officer

Ian Roy.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: European History; Military History; Land Forces and Warfare; Naval Forces and Warfare. 13820 words.

Rupert, prince and count palatine of the Rhine and duke of Cumberland (1619–1682), royalist army and naval officer, was born on 18 December 1619 ns, the son of Frederick V (1596–1632),...