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Adams, James Truslow

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 246 words.

MA, LLD, LittD, LHD, FRSL

Born 18 Oct. 1878; s of William Newton Adams and Elizabeth Harper Truslow; m 1927, Kathryn M. Seely; no c; died 18 May 1949

Brookly...

Albemarle

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 194 words.

MC

Born 28 Feb. 1882; e s of 8th Earl and Lady Gertrude Lucia Egerton (d 1943), only children of 1st Earl Egerton of Tatton; ...

Allhusen, Beatrice May

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Science and Mathematics; Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 42 words.

Born d of late Col Thomas Bromhead Butt, 79th Highlanders; m 1876, William Hutt Allhusen; died 29 July 1918

Amwell

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 148 words.

CBE 1946

Born Clerkenwell, 8 Oct. 1876; s of John Montague; m 1911, Constance Craig (d 1964), Runcorn; one s two d; died...

Anderson, Major Roy Dunlop

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 160 words.

DSO 1917; OBE 1919

Born 1878; s of John Anderson, CIE, MD, FRCP, FRCS; m 1910, Maude Coote, d of William Morriston Davies; no c; died 31 Aug. 1932

Horris...

Anderson, Rear-Adm. (Charles) Courtney

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 118 words.

CB 1971

Born 8 Nov. 1916; s of late Lt-Col Charles Anderson, Australian Light Horse, and Mrs Constance Powell-Anderson, OBE, JP; m 1940, Pamela Ruth Miles; three s; d...

Bagot, Theodosia, (Lady Bagot)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Science and Mathematics; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Business Finance. 134 words.

Born 1865; 3rd d of Sir John Leslie, 1st Bt; m 1st, 1885, Lt-Col Josceline FitzRoy Bagot, MP (d 1913); one s three d; son was Sir Alan Desmond Bagot, 1st Bt (...

Barker, Lt-Col Arthur James

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 281 words.

Born 20 Sept. 1918; o s of late John Robert Barker and Caroline Barker, Hull; m 1st, 1939, Dorothy Jean (marr. diss. 1968), o d...

Baynes, Sir John (Christopher Malcolm)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 201 words.

7th Bt cr 1801

Born 24 April 1928; s of Sir Rory Malcolm Stuart Baynes, 6th Bt and Ethel Audrey (d 1947), d...

Beamont, Wing Comdr Roland Prosper

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 371 words.

CBE 1969 (OBE 1953)

Born 10 Aug. 1920; s of Lieut-Col E. C. Beamont and Dorothy Mary (née Haynes); m 1st, 1942, Shirley Adams (...

Bell, Rear-Adm. John Anthony

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 253 words.

CB 1977

Born 25 Nov. 1924; s of Mathew Bell, Dundee, and Mary Ann Ellen Bell (née Goss), London; m 1946, Eileen Joan Woodman; two d (and one d...

Berry, Sir (Henry) Vaughan

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 129 words.

Kt 1949

Born 28 March 1891; s of late John Henry Berry; m 1st, 1921, Dorothy Loveday (d 1959), d of late Charles Baldwin, Bath, Somerset; (two s...

Blair, Lt-Col Alexander Stevenson

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 179 words.

CMG 1916; CBE 1933; TD; DL; JP; Writer to the Signet, Edinburgh; BA (Oxon)

Born 3 June 1865; e s of late Patrick Blair, Advocate, Sheriff-Substitute of...

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,...

Blake, Jack Percy

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence; Business Finance. 200 words.

Born e s of John and Mary Blake; m 1909, Maud Ethel Priestley; one s one d; died 19 Dec. 1950

Bovill, Charles Harry

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 136 words.

Born Coonoor, India, 1878; o s of Major Charles Edward Bovill, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers, and Ellen Maria Lang; m 1907, Ethel Rachel, d of Edwin Kay; two s; diednull...

Boyle, Adm. Hon. Sir Algernon (Douglas Edward Harry)

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 125 words.

KCB 1924 (CB 1916); CMG 1918; MVO 1901; RN, retired

Born 21 Oct. 1871; 6th s of 5th Earl of Shannon and Julia Charlotte, y d of Sir W. E. Cradock...

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...

Brammer, Leonard Griffith

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 133 words.

RE 1956 (ARE 1932)

Born 4 July 1906; s of Frederick William Brammer and Minnie Griffith; m 1934, Florence May, d of William and Mary Barnett, Hanley; one ...

Brazza, Pierre Paul François Camille de

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 88 words.

Born on a vessel in harbour of Rio de Janeiro, 26 Jan. 1852; died 14 Sept. 1905

Jesuits’ College, Paris

Served French Navy; naturalised as a Frenchman, 1874;...