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Bridges, Sir William Throsby (1861–1915), army officer

C. V. Owen

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/32067

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Bridges, Sir William Throsby (1861–1915), army officer, was born on 18 February 1861, at Elm Bank Cottage, Eldon Street, Greenock, Renfrewshire, where his father, Captain William Wilson Somerset Bridges RN (1831–1889), was then stationed. Of an Essex family, Captain Bridges married Mary Hill Throsby (1837–1914)...

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