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Acklom, Captain Cecil Ryther

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 45 words.

CB 1914; CBE 1919

Born 31 May 1872; s of late Robert Evatt Acklom; died 12 June 1937

Ampthill

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 230 words.

CBE 1986; PC 1995

Born 15 Oct. 1921; s of 3rd Baron Ampthill, CBE, and Christabel, Lady Ampthill (d 1976); m 1st, 1946...

Arran

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Business Finance; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 173 words.

Born 14 July 1938; er s of 8th Earl of Arran and Fiona Bryde, er d of Sir Iain Colquhoun of Luss, 7th Bt, KT, DSO; ...

Baker of Dorking

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Business Finance; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 397 words.

CH 1992; PC 1984

Born 3 Nov. 1934; s of late W. M. Baker, OBE and of Mrs Baker (née Harries); m 196...

Bath

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art; Social and Cultural History; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 202 words.

Born 6 May 1932; s of 6th Marquess of Bath and his 1st wife, Hon. Daphne Winifred Louise (d 1997), d of 4th Baron Vivian; ...

Battersea, Lady; (Constance)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 63 words.

Born 1843; er d of Sir Anthony de Rothschild, 1st Bt, and Lady de Rothschild, née Monteflore; m 1877, Cyril Flower, 1st and last Baron Battersea (d 1907); ...

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Birtwistle, Maj.-Gen. Archibald Cull

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 149 words.

CB 1983; CBE 1976 (OBE 1971)

Born 19 Aug. 1927; s of Walter Edwin Birtwistle and Eila Louise Cull; m 1956, Sylvia Elleray; two s one d; died 18 March 2009...

Blake

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Education; Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 384 words.

FBA 1967

Born 23 Dec. 1916; er s of William Joseph Blake and Norah Lindley Daynes, Brundall, Norfolk; m 1953, Patricia Mary (d 1995), e d of Thomas Richard Waters,...

Blashford-Snell, Col John Nicholas

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Media Studies; Performing Arts. 428 words.

OBE 1996 (MBE 1969)

Born 22 Oct. 1936; s of late Rev. Prebendary Leland John Blashford Snell and Gwendolen...

Booth, Mrs Bramwell, (Florence Eleanor)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Hobbies, Games, Arts and Crafts; Sports and Outdoor Recreation; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 135 words.

Born Blaina, 1861; d of late Dr Soper, Plymouth; m 1882, (William) Bramwell Booth, CH (d 1929); two s five d; died 10 June 1957...

Boston of Faversham

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 288 words.

Born 21 March 1930; yr surv. s of late George T. Boston and Kate (née Bellati); m 1962, Margaret Joyce (Member: SE Metropolitan Regional Hospital Board, ...

Boyson, Rt Hon. Sir Rhodes

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Education; Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 293 words.

Kt 1987

Born 11 May 1925; s of Alderman William Boyson, MBE, JP and Mrs Bertha Boyson, Haslingden, Rossendale, Lancs; m 1st, 1946, Violet Burletson (marr. diss.); two null...

Brownrigg, Thomas Marcus (1902–1967), naval officer and television company executive

Barrie MacDonald.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; Television. 1682 words.

Brownrigg, Thomas Marcus (1902–1967), naval officer and television company executive, was born on 8 July 1902 at Homeleigh, Shooters Hill, Plumstead, London, the son of Major, later...

Bryce

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Science and Mathematics; Education; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Business Finance. 34 words.

Born d of Thomas Ashton of Hyde and Manchester; m 1889, Rt Hon. James, 1st Viscount Bryce, of Dechmont; no c; died 27 Dec. 1939...

Burnham

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 146 words.

Born 15 Aug. 1931; yr s of 4th Baron Burnham, CB, DSO, MC, TD and (Marie) Enid Burnham, CBE (d 1979), d of Hugh Scott Robson, Buenos Aires; ...

Campbell, Mrs Patrick, (Beatrice Stella)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 141 words.

Born Forest House, Kensington Gardens, 1865; y d of John Tanner and Louisa Romanini; m 1st, 1884, Patrick Campbell (killed South Africa, 1900), 3rd ...

Chalfont

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Business Finance; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Politics. 351 words.

Born 5 Dec. 1919; s of Arthur Gwynne Jones and Eliza Alice Hardman; m 1948, Dr Mona Mitchell, MB ChB (d 2008); one d...

Chamberlain, Sir Henry Hamilton Erroll

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Media Studies; Performing Arts; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Business Finance. 76 words.

Born 22 Nov. 1857; m 1887, Gwendolen (d 1928), d of J. Inglis Jones, Royal Horse Guards, Derry Ormond, Cardiganshire, and Lady Elizabeth Inglis Jones; one ...

Chevallier, Captain Barrington Henry

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 101 words.

Born Aspall Hall, Suffolk, 22 Feb. 1851; s of Dr Barrington Chevallier; m 1889, Janet, (d 1930) d of Joseph Fison, Ipswich; three ...

Clarkson, Engr Vice-Adm. Sir William

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts; Science and Mathematics; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 115 words.

KBE 1918; CMG 1913

Born 26 March 1859; s of J. N. Clarkson; m 1887, Louisa Clarissa, d of J. C. Hawker, Australia; two s; died 21 Jan. 1934

private school,...