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marsh

Overview page. Subjects: Biological Sciences.

A more or less permanently wet area of mineral soil (as opposed to a peaty area), typically found around the edges of a lake or on an undrained river flood-plain. Colloquially, ‘marsh’ is...

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Marsh, Michael John Waller

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 76 words.

MC 1942; TD 1954;a Recorder of the Crown Court, since 1974

Born 12 April 1921; s of Arthur Percival Marsh and Gladys Adine Marsh; ...

Marsh, Col Cunliffe Hebbert

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 104 words.

DSO 1901; OBE

Born 30 Oct. 1878; s of late Col Hippisley Cunliffe Marsh, 18th Bengal Lancers; m 1909, Nina Helen, e d of James George Smith, Row,...

Marsh, Maj.-Gen. Frank Hale Berwick

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 78 words.

Born 26 July 1841; 2nd s of late Col Hippisley Marsh and Louisa, e d of Gen. Sir Robert Henry Cunliffe, 4th Bt; m Sophia Frederica Augusta (d 1918...

Marsh, Maj.-Gen. Edward Bertram

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Business Finance. 146 words.

MC 1918

Born 3 March 1890; s of late Dr N. Percy Marsh, Liverpool; m 1920, Stephanie Maud, o c of late Sir Edward A. Gait, KCSI, CIE; one ...

The Second Huweize Marshes ­Battle (March 1985)

Pesach Malovany, Amatzia Baram, Kevin M. Woods and Ronna Englesberg.

in Wars of Modern Babylon

June 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Military History. 6434 words.

This chapter deals with another Iranian offensive launched in the Huweize Marshes area un March 1985, that was called by the Iraqis “Crown of Battles”. It describes the battle and the Iraqi...

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Marsh, Walter (bap. 1560, d. 1595), spy and protestant martyr

Richard S. Peterson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Religion. 1099 words.

Marsh, Walter (bap. 1560, d. 1595), spy and protestant martyr, was baptized on 17 October 1560 at St Stephen, Coleman Street, London, the third or fourth of the four children of John Marsh (null...

Schomberg, Sir Charles Marsh (1779–1835), naval officer and colonial governor

J. K. Laughton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare; US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 683 words.

Schomberg, Sir Charles Marsh (1779–1835), naval officer and colonial governor, was born in Dublin, the youngest son of Sir Alexander Schomberg (1720–1804) and his wife, Arabella Susannah,...

Keighley, Col Charles Marsh

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 43 words.

CB 1898; DSO 1889

Born 7 Oct. 1847; died 10 July 1911

Aigues-Mortes

Susan Rose.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Medieval Warfare and Military Technology

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Pre-20th Century Warfare. 413 words.

This port, situated between Montpellier and Marseille in the Camargue marshes, was the deliberate creation of Louis IX, known as

battle of Bannockburn

Overview page. Subjects: Military History.

(24 June 1314)

A major battle fought between Edward II of England and Robert I (the Bruce) at Bannockburn, about 4.5 km (2 miles) from Stirling in Scotland. Edward's large invading...

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Foster, Sir Augustus Vere

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 80 words.

4th Bt cr 1831

Born 31 March 1873; s of Maj. John Frederick Foster and Caroline, d of T. C. C. Marsh, Gaynes Park, Essex; ...

Teignmouth

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 84 words.

DSC and Bar 1944

Born 2 Dec. 1920; younger s of 6th Baron and Anna Adelaide Caroline (d 1976), d of Col Marsh; ...

The Iranian Effort Returns to the Southern Front (1984)

Pesach Malovany, Amatzia Baram, Kevin M. Woods and Ronna Englesberg.

in Wars of Modern Babylon

June 2017; p ublished online January 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Military History. 9827 words.

This chapter deals with a new phase of the Iranian offensives against Iraqi territories in the southern front, that were launched in several sectors in parallel—the Tigris, Maysan, Huweize...

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Johnson, Maj.-Gen. Dudley Graham

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 156 words.

VC 1919; CB 1939; DSO 1914; MC 1918

Born 13 Feb. 1884; s of late Capt. William Johnson, Inniskilling Dragoons, and Mrs Rosina Johnson, Oddington, Moreton-in-Marsh,...

Croft, Major Owen George Scudamore

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 130 words.

Born 14 May 1880; s of late Sir Herbert Croft of Croft Castle, Co. Hereford, 9th Bt, MP, and late Georgiana, e d and co-heir of Matthew Marsh, MP, Ramridge House,...

Moon, Lieut (Hon. Captain) Rupert Vance

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 97 words.

VC 1917

Born Bacchus Marsh, 1892; s of Arthur Moon, of the Nat. Bank of Australasia, Melbourne; m 1931, Susan Alison May, yr d of Robert Vincent,...

Normand, Captain Patrick Hill

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 137 words.

DSO 1900

Born 20 Feb. 1876; 3rd s of late Patrick Hill Normand; m 1st, 1907, Matilda M. Marsh; three s; 2nd, 1921, Agnes Dorothy, widow of Captain R. W. Harding,...

Coultas, Frederick George

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 79 words.

CMG 1944

Born 29 Feb. 1888; s of late Rev. G. W. Coultas, Hangchow, China; m 1919, Hilda Caroline Marsh; no children; died 15 Sept. 1961

St Lawrence College,...

Dugdale, Col Arthur

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 53 words.

CMG 1915; DSO 1919

Born 1869; s of late James Dugdale of Sezincote, Moreton-in-Marsh; m 1904, Ethel Innes, e d of late Col John Sherston, DSO, the Rifle...

Breaking the Hongch’On Defense Line

William T. Bowers.

in Striking Back

December 2009; p ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Military History. 12323 words.

The 1st Cavalry Division directed the reinforced 5th Cavalry Regiment to attack early on 14 March. Regimental orders initially called for the 3d Battalion of the 5th Cavalry to remain on...

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