Stephen Beattie
Captain Stephen Halden Beattie VC (29 March 1908 – 20 April 1975) ‘Sam’ Beattie was born at Leighton, Montgomeryshire and educated at Abberley Hall School in Worcester. He joined the Royal Navy ...
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Francis McClean
Lieutenant-Colonel Sir Francis Kennedy McClean AFC (1876–1955) was an English civil engineer and pioneer aviator. He was one of the founding members of the Royal Aero Club and one of the founders of n...
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F. S. Bell
Captain Frederick Secker Bell CB (17 August 1897 – 23 November 1973) of the Royal Navy was the commander of HMS Exeter during the Battle of the River Plate in December 1939.He was educated at Mat...
George Byng, 1st Viscount Torrington
Admiral of the Fleet George Byng, 1st Viscount Torrington, KB PC (27 January 1663 – 17 January 1733) was a British naval officer and statesman of the late 17th and early 18th centuries. His care...
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Euan Howard, 4th Baron Strathcona and Mount Royal
Donald Euan Palmer Howard, 4th Baron Strathcona and Mount Royal (born 26 November 1923), is a British Conservative politician.
Strathcona is the eldest son of Donald Howard, 3rd Baron Strathcona a...
Robert J. O. Compston
Major Robert John Orton Compston DSC & 2 Bars DFC (9 January 1898 – 28 January 1962) was an English fighter pilot credited with 25 victories during World War I. He was one of only seven airman in ...
John Schank
Admiral John Schank (c. 1740 – 6 February 1823) was an officer of the British Royal Navy known for his skill in ship construction and mechanical design.
He was the son of Alexander Schank of [[Ca...
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Francis Laforey
Admiral Sir Francis Laforey, 2nd Baronet, KCB (31 December 1767 – 17 June 1835) was an officer of the British Royal Navy during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, whose distinguished servic...
William Guy Carr
William James Guy Carr (R.D. Commander R.C.N. (R)) (June 2, 1895 - October 2, 1959) was an English-born Canadian naval officer and an author. Though his accounts of wartime naval experiences found a g...
John Colpoys
Admiral Sir John Colpoys, GCB (c. 1742 – 4 April 1821) was an officer of the British Royal Navy who served in three wars but is most notable for being one of the catalysts of the Spithead Mutiny...
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Charles Powell Hamilton
Charles Powell Hamilton (26 December 1747 – 12 March 1825) was an officer of the Royal Navy, who saw service during the American War of Independence, and the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, ...
Charles Hughes-Hallett
Vice Admiral Sir Cecil Charles Hughes-Hallet KCB CBE (1898-1985) was a senior Royal Navy officer.
Born on 6 April 1898, Charles Hughes-Hallet was educated at Bedford School, Emmanuel College, Camb...
James Coutts Crawford
James Coutts Crawford (20 July 1760 – 10 May 1828) was an officer in the Royal Navy who served during the American War of Independence and the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars.Crawford fi...
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William Edward Sanders
William Edward Sanders VC, DSO (7 February 1883 – 14 August 1917) was a New Zealand recipient of the Victoria Cross (VC), the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the ...
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Sir John Duckworth, 1st Baronet
Sir John Thomas Duckworth, 1st Baronet, GCB (9 February 1748 – 31 August 1817) was an officer of the Royal Navy, serving during the Seven Years' War, the American War of Independence, the French...
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Oliver Gordon
Captain Oliver Loudon Gordon MVO RN (26 Jan 1896 – 30 Jan 1973) was in command of the heavy cruiser HMS Exeter from 11 March 1941 until she was sunk in the Second Battle of the Java Sea on 1 Marc...
Edward Boxer
Edward Boxer CB (1784 - 4 June 1855) was an officer of the Royal Navy. He served during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, and died during the Crimean War with the rank of rear-admiral.
George Goodman (GC)
Lieutenant-Commander George Herbert Goodman GC MBE (1900 - 1945) of the Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve was awarded the George Cross for the "great gallantry and undaunted devotion to duty" he showed on ...
Lord Amelius Beauclerk
Admiral Lord Amelius Beauclerk, GCB, GCH, FRS (23 May 1771 – 10 December 1846) was a British Royal Navy officer.
Beauclerk was born on 23 May 1771, the third son of Aubrey Beauclerk, 5th Duke of S...
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William Cathcart (Royal Navy officer)
The Honourable William Cathcart, Master of Cathcart (30 June 1782 – 4 June 1804) was an officer in the Royal Navy during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars.
He was the eldest son of Scot...
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W. J. A. Davies
William John Abbott "Dave" Davies OBE (21 June 1890 – 26 April 1967) was a Welsh rugby union footballer who played international rugby for England normally positioned at fly-half. He also captai...
William Welsh (RAF officer)
Air Marshal Sir William Lawrie Welsh KCB, DSC, AFC (10 February 1891 – 2 January 1962) was a Royal Air Force officer who commanded British air operations during Operation Torch.
Welsh st...
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Alastair Mars
Lieutenant Commander Alastair Campbell Gillespie Mars, DSO, DSC and Bar (1 January 1915 – 12 March 1985) was a Royal Navy World War II submarine commander. In 1952 he was court martialled and di...
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Francis Fane (Royal Navy officer)
Rear-Admiral Francis William Fane (14 October 1778 – 28 March 1844) son of John Fane (1751–1824) was a British Royal Navy officer of the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars who served in se...