Lawrence Of Arabia Dies - May 19, 1935
T.E. Lawrence, known to the world as Lawrence of Arabia, dies as a retired Royal Air Force mechanic living under an assumed name. The legendary war hero, author, and archaeological scholar succumbed t...
Lawrence Of Arabia Dies - May 19, 1935
T.E. Lawrence, known to the world as Lawrence of Arabia, dies as a retired Royal Air Force mechanic living under an assumed name. The legendary war hero, author, and archaeological scholar succumbed t...
Wilfrid Lewis Lloyd
Major-General Wilfrid Lewis Lloyd CBE, DSO, MC (1896–1944) was an officer in the British Army and the Indian Army during the First and Second world wars.
Lloyd was commissioned into the 7th Shrops...
Frederick F. Minchin
Frederick Frank Reilly Minchin CBE DSO MC was born in Madras on 16 June 1890 and was educated at Eastbourne College. He passed out of Sandhurst in 1909 and after 2 years resigned his commission to tra...
Sir John Keane, 5th Baronet
Sir John Keane, 5th Baronet (3 June 1873 – 30 January 1956), was an Irish barrister and politician.He was educated at Clifton College and Royal Military Academy Woolwich. He succeeded his father...
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Henry Arthur Goddard
Henry Arthur Goddard CMG, DSO (13 December 1869 – 24 October 1955) was an Australian Army colonel and temporary Brigadier General in World War I. He retired as a Brigadier General in 1931.
Henry A...
John Hunt, Baron Hunt
Brigadier Henry Cecil John Hunt, Baron Hunt KG, PC, CBE, DSO, (22 June 1910 – 8 November 1998) was a British army officer who is best known as the leader of the successful 1953 British Expeditio...
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Graham Binns
Major General Graham John Binns CBE, DSO, MC is a retired British Army officer. Binns served as General Officer Commanding 1st Armoured Division and then Commandant Joint Services Command an...
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Ronald Gerrard
Major Ronald Anderson Gerrard (26 January 1912 – 22 January 1943) was an English rugby union international. He also played first-class cricket for Somerset.Gerrard was a member of two successful Home ...
John Durnford
Admiral Sir John Durnford GCB DSO (6 February 1849 – 13 June 1914) was a Royal Navy officer who went on to be Commander-in-Chief, Cape of Good Hope Station.
Educated at Eton College and the ...
Roger P. Hill
Lieutenant Commander Roger Percival Hill, DSO, DSC, (22 June 1910 – 5 May 2001) was a commander in many famous destroyers of the Royal Navy during the Second World War. Hill served in crucial t...
Rupert Carington, 4th Baron Carrington
Rupert Clement George Carington, 4th Baron Carrington, CVO, DSO, DL (18 December 1852 – 11 November 1929), known as the Hon. Rupert Carington from 1868 to 1928, was a British soldier and Liberal Party...
Operation Sunshine
The Operation Sunshine was an anti-demolition operation in occupied Norway from October 1944 to May 1945. Planned by Norwegian military personnel in the United Kingdom in cooperation with British forc...
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Charles Burnett (RAF officer)
Air Chief Marshal Sir Charles Stuart Burnett, KCB, CBE, DSO (3 April 1882 – 9 April 1945) was a senior commander in the Royal Air Force during the first half of the 20th century. He was Air ...
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William Lambton (British Army officer)
Major-General The Hon. Sir William Lambton KCB CMG CVO DSO (4 December 1863 – 11 October 1936) was a British Army officer who commanded 4th Division during the First World War.
Born the son of Geo...
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Harold Farncomb
Rear Admiral Harold Bruce Farncomb CB, DSO, MVO, RAN (28 February 1899 – 12 February 1971) was a senior officer in the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) who served in the First and Second Wor...
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Ivor Maxse
General Sir (Frederick) Ivor Maxse, KCB, CVO, DSO, (22 December 1862 – 1958) was a First World War general, best known for his innovative and effective training methods.
Maxse was educated at Mr. ...
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John Adrian Chamier
Air Commodore Sir John Adrian Chamier CB, CMG, DSO, OBE (26 December 1883 - 3 May 1974) is known as "The Founding Father of the ATC" for his role in the foundation of the Air Training Corps.
Chami...
Thomas Edgecumbe Hickman
Thomas Edgecumbe Hickman DSO (25 July 1859 – 23 October 1930) was a British army officer and Conservative Party politician.Hickman was one of sixteen children of Sir Alfred Hickman, industrialis...
Oswald Borrett
Lieutenant General Sir Oswald Cuthbert Borrett KCB CMG CBE DSO (1878–1950) was Commander of British Troops in China.
Borrett was commissioned into the King's Own Royal Regiment in 1898. He served ...
Henry Leask
Lieutenant General Sir Henry Lowther Ewart Clark Leask KCB DSO OBE (30 June 1913 – 10 January 2004) was a British Army General who held high command during the 1960s.
Henry Leask was commissioned ...
John Stephenson (cricketer, born 1907)
Lieutenant-Colonel John William Arthur Stephenson DSO (1 August 1907 – 20 May 1982) was a Hong-Kong-born English cricketer who played first-class cricket in both India and England from the late ...
Henry Edward Manning Douglas
Major General Henry Edward Manning Douglas VC CB CMG DSO (11 July 1875 – 14 February 1939) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award f...
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Guy Russell
Admiral The Honourable Sir Guy Herbrand Edward Russell GBE, KCB, DSO (14 April 1898 – 25 September 1977) was a British naval commander.
Russell was the second son of Oliver Russell, 2nd Baron Ampt...
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Lord Claud Hamilton (1889–1975)
Lord Claud Nigel Hamilton, GCVO, CMG, DSO (10 November 1889 – 2 August 1975) was a British soldier and courtier.Lord Claud was the youngest son of James Hamilton, 2nd Duke of Abercorn and was ed...
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