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Plumer, FM Herbert Charles Onslow, 1st Viscount (1857–1922)

Richard Holmes

in The Oxford Companion to Military History

Published in print January 2001 | ISBN: 9780198606963
Published online January 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780191727467
Plumer, FM Herbert Charles Onslow, 1st Viscount (1857–1922)

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With his red face and white walrus moustache, Plumer might have been the inspiration for the cartoonist Low's Colonel Blimp.

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