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Henry VII of England MP
(1457 - 1509)
"Henry VII (Welsh: Harri Tudur; 28 January 1457 – 21 April 1509) was King of England and Lord of Ireland from his seizing the crown on 22 August 1485 until his death on 21 April 1509, as the fir...
Admiral Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, KB MP
(1758 - 1805)
"Horace Nelson", "Lord Nelson", "Duke of Bronte", "Viscount Nelson"
See The Pursuit of Victory: The Life and Achievement of Horatio Nelson, by Roger J.B. Knight (2005), the most highly regarded biography of Lord Nelson, for extensive details of his personal and profess...
General Sir Henry Clinton, Commander-in-Chief in North America
(1730 - 1795)
General Sir Henry Clinton KB (16 April 1730 – 23 December 1795) was a British army officer and politician, best known for his service as a general during the American War of Independence. Fi...
Field Marshal Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington MP
(1769 - 1852)
Field Marshal Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, KG, KP, GCB, GCH, PC, FRS (c. 29 April/1 May 1769 – 14 September 1852), was an Anglo-Irish soldier and statesman, and one of the leading...
Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood
(1724 - 1816)
Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood ( Butleigh, 12 December 1724 – London, 27 January 1816) was a British Admiral known particularly for his service in the American War of Independence and French R...
John Byron, 1st Baron Byron of Rochdale MP
(c.1599 - 1652)
Family and Education b. c.1599, 1st s. of Sir John Byron of Newstead and Anne, da. of Sir Richard Molyneux I* of Sefton, Lancs. educ. Trin. Camb. 1615, MA 1618; travelled abroad (France, Italy) 1620-3;...
(1845 - 1924)
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Gerald Wynter Blathwayt
(1880 - 1914)
Geralds father was Mr Arthur P Blathwayt of Northwood Grange, Middlesex. Geralds was commissioned into the Royal garrison Artillery in 1898 and was transferred to the Royal Field Artillery at the outbr...