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brigade major

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

The principal staff officer to the brigadier in command at the headquarters of a brigade.

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brigade major

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

The principal staff officer to the brigadier in command at the headquarters of a brigade.

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brigade major

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 17 words.

the principal staff officer to the brigadier in command at the headquarters of a brigade.

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Foster, Bt-Col (temp. Col Comdt) William James

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 48 words.

CB 1919; CMG 1918; DSO 1916

Born 8 Dec. 1881; died 15 Nov. 1927

commanding 2nd Cavalry Brigade since 1927; late Brigade-Major, Staff Australian Imperial...

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Tyler, Royall (1757–1826)

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Cultural and Intellectual History

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 396 words.

born William Clark Taylor, led a dual career in early American letters and law. As a Revolutionary brigade major, Tyler

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McCulloch, Ben

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 109 words.

(1811–62) Confederate general, born in Rutherford County, Tennessee. His brigade figured in two major battles in the western

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Dimmer, Lt-Col John Henry Stephen

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 63 words.

VC 1914

Born 1 June 1884; died 21 March 1918

Brig.-Major 92nd Infantry Brigade; Lieut KRRC

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Barstow, Major John Nelson

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 56 words.

DSO 1919; MC

Born 1890; m 1933, Elaine, 2nd d of David Vincent Beswick, Hightown; one d; died 29 April 1936

Aldenham; Magdalene College, Cambridge

S...

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Green, Major Arthur Dowson

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 103 words.

DSO 1900

Born 13 April 1874; s of late Henry Green; m 1910, Isabella, d of late Lindsay Stewart; died 30 Sept. 1914

Worcestershire Regiment; Brigade-Major,...

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Foulkes, Lt-General Charles (1903–68)

M. R. D. Foot.

in The Oxford Companion to World War II

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Second World War. 86 words.

(1903–68),

English-born but Canadian educated Canadian Army officer who rose from being brigade major with the 1st Canadian

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Turner, Lt-Col Victor Buller

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 86 words.

VC 1942; CVO 1966

Born 17 Jan. 1900; s of late Major Charles Turner, Royal Berkshire Regt; unmarried; died 7 Aug. 1972

late Rifle Brigade...

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Paley, Maj.-Gen. Sir (Alexander George) Victor

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 211 words.

KBE 1960 (CBE 1951; OBE 1940); CB 1958; DSO 1945

Born 30 April 1903; s of late Major George Paley, Rifle Brigade, Freckenham, Suffolk; ...

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Baker, Major Arthur Brander

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 75 words.

DSO 1900

Born 4 Aug. 1868; s of late Capt. Arthur Baker, RN, Secretary Vancouver Club, British Columbia; died 23 Sept. 1918

Brigade Major, Commonwealth...

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Second Battle of Ypres

Overview page. Subjects: History of the Americas.

22April–4 May 1915.

This series of bloody battles was the first major engagement fought by the 1st Canadian Division in the Great War. The 2nd and 3rd Canadian brigades, commanded...

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Lt-General Charles Foulkes

Overview page. Subjects: Second World War.

(1903–68),

English-born but Canadian educated Canadian Army officer who rose from being brigade major with the 1st Canadian Division in September 1939 to commanding the 2nd...

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John Alexander McClernand

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

(1812–1900) Union general, born near Hardinsburg, Kentucky. McClernand commanded a brigade under the command of Gen. Ulysses S. Grant. Promoted to major general after the victory at Fort...

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Windham, Lt-Col Charles Joseph

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 139 words.

CIE 1915

Born 1867; e s of Major George Smijth-Windham, Rifle Brigade, and Clarissa, d of Lord Charles Russell, MP, s of 6th Duke of Bedford, KG; m Mildr...

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Ffolkes, Sir William Hovell Browne

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 105 words.

3rd Bt cr 1774; KCVO 1909; JP, DL; late Captain and Hon. Major 2nd Brigade E Division RA

Born 21 Nov. 1847; s of Martin W. B. ffolkes (...

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Windham, Comdr Sir Walter George

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 379 words.

Kt 1923; late RN

Born 1868; s of Major George Smijth Windham, Rifle Brigade, and d of Lord Charles James Fox Russell, MP, s of 6th Duke of Bedford, KG; ...

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Stewart, Maj.-Gen. Robert Crosse

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 292 words.

CB 1881

Born 15 March 1825; 3rd and o surv. c of late Major Archibald Stewart, KH, Rifle Brigade, and Eliza, o c of late Robert Crosse of...

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Mowbray, Major John Leslie

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 30 words.

DSO 1915

Born 19 July 1875; died 24 July 1916

Royal Artillery

Entered army, 1900; Captain, 1911; Staff Captain, Headquarters India, 1909–13;...

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