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Lt-Gen. Sir Francis Poitiers Nosworthy, KCB, DSO, MC (1887 - 1971)

Sir Francis Nosworthy Born 21 September 1887 Died 9 July 1971 Allegiance United Kingdom United Kingdom Service/branch Flag of the British Army.svg British Army Years of service 1907 - 1945 ...

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Lieutenant General Sir Francis Tuker KCIE CB DSO OBE (1894 - 1967)

Lieutenant General Sir Francis Ivan Simms Tuker KCIE CB DSO OBE (4 July 1894 – 7 October 1967) was a British Indian Army officer. Military career Educated at Brighton College, of which he ...

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Capt Ronald George Bowes-Lyon, RN, MVO (1893 - 1960)

Service: Royal Navy Archive Reference: ADM 89/122 Collection: Royal Naval Officers' Campaign Medal Rolls 1914-1920 and First Name: Ronald George Initials: R Surname: Bowes-Lyon Nation...

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Hugh Quincy Alexander (1911 - 1989)

Hugh Quincy Alexander (7 August 1911 – 17 September 1989) was a Democratic U.S. Representative from North Carolina between 1953 and 1963. Born on a farm near Glendon, North Carolina in Moore...

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Col Charles John Davison, MBE (deceased)

Colonel Charles Davison , MBE. Colonel Davison was born in the Channel Islands and raised on his family's ranch at Estancia in Argentina. On the outbreak of World War Two, he volunteered for the Sp...

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Major William Thornton Watson, DSO, MC, DCM MP (1887 - 1961)

One of five brothers who served in WW1, two died. William Thornton Watson, DSO, MC, DCM (10 November 1887 – 9 September 1961) was a New Zealander who served as an officer in the Australian Imp...

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Brigadier Ronald Valentine Cecil Cavendish, OBE, MC (1896 - 1943)

First Name: Ronald Valentine Cecil Initials: R Surname: Cavendish Nationality: British Rank: Lieutenant Rank (2nd): T/Captain Gallantry Awards: Military Cross Gazette Info: 6825 G...

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Geoffrey Denis Erskine Russell, 4th Baron Ampthill MP (1921 - 2011)

Geoffrey Denis Erskine Russell, 4th Baron Ampthill, CBE, PC (15 October 1921 – 23 April 2011)[1] was a British hereditary peer and businessman, whose paternity and succession to the peerage we...

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Brigadier Hon. Leopold Oliver Russell, OBE (1907 - 1988)

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Edward Wriothesley Curzon Russell, OBE (1901 - 1982)

Hon. Edward Wriothesley Curzon Russell Born on 2 June 1901. Son of Arthur Oliver Villiers Russell, 2nd Baron Ampthill and Lady Margaret Lygon. Married Baroness Barbara Korff, daughter of Baron ...

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John Russell, 3rd Baron Ampthill MP (1896 - 1973)

Captain John Hugo Russell , 3rd Baron Ampthill CBE (4 October 1896 – 3 June 1973) was a British peer who served in the Royal Navy in both the First and Second World Wars. First Nam...

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Admiral Hon. Sir Guy Herbrand Edward Russell, GBE, KCB, DSO (1898 - 1977)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Vice Admiral Sir Guy Russell, Commander in Chief Far East Station, leaves his old flagship HMS Glory in Kure, Japan, September 1951 Born 14 April 1898 Died 25 Se...

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General Sir Nevil Macready, 1st Baronet, GCMG, KCB, PC (Ire) (1862 - 1946)

General Sir Cecil Frederick Nevil Macready, 1st Baronet, GCMG, KCB, PC (Ire) (7 May 1862–9 January 1946), known as Sir Nevil Macready and affectionately as Make-Ready (close to the correct pro...

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Dudley Astruther Corfe (c.1913 - 1943)

Rank: Sergeant Service No: 411124 Date of Death: 18/01/1943 Age: 29 Regiment/Service: Royal Australian Air Force Grave Reference: Grave 98. Cemetery: BUBWITH (ALL SAINTS) CHURCHYARD Additio...

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Captain George F.A. Mulock DSO, RN, FRGS (1882 - 1963)

Wikipedia contributors. " George Mulock ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Captain George F.A. Mulock , DSO, RN, FRGS (7 February 1882 – 26 December 1963) was an Anglo-Irish Royal Navy off...

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Thomas Ralph Eastwood, DSO, MC (1890 - 1959)

First Name: Thomas Ralph Initials: T Surname: Eastwood Nationality: British Rank: Captain Gallantry Awards: Military Cross Gazette Info: Gazette 29344. M.C. His Majesty the King has b...

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Sir Henry Joseph d'Avigdor-Goldsmid, 2nd Baronet, DSO (1909 - 1976)

Major-General Sir Henry Joseph "Harry" d'Avigdor-Goldsmid, 2nd Baronet DSO, MC, DL, TD (10 June 1909 – 11 December 1976), was a British army officer, company director and politician. The eldes...

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Ruth Hannah Dickson (1890 - 1944)

Rank: Sister Service No: 223772 Date of Death: 24/12/1944 Age: 54 Regiment/Service: Queen Alexandra's Imperial Military Nursing Service Grave Reference: 5. H. 7. Cemetery: JAKARTA WAR CEMET...

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Marini Eva Jackson, (twin) (1898 - 1986)

Marini and her identical twin sister Muriel studied music at the University of Auckland before training at Auckland Hospital to become registered nurses in 1928. During the Second World War they joined...

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Muriel Jessie Jackson, (twin) (1898 - 1989)

Muriel and her identical twin sister Marini first studied music at the University of Auckland before training at Auckland Hospital to become registered nurses in 1928. During the Second World War they ...

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Lt.-Col. Malcolm Borwick, DSO (1882 - 1957)

Lt.-Col. Malcolm Borwick was born on 25 June 1882. Son of Joseph Cooksey Borwick and Ellen Elizabeth Oldroyd. Married Violet Georgina Middleton, daughter of Captain William George Middleton and C...

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Lt. Col Richard Banestre Crosse, DSO (1888 - 1970)

52nd Regiment at (subscription needed) Gazette Info: Gazette No. 29072. Mentioned in Dispatches. The Following Despatch has been received by the Secretary of State for War from the Field-Marsha...

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Lt Gen Sir Derek Lang, MC, DSO, KCB (1913 - d.)

Lieutenant General Sir Derek Boileau Lang KCB DSO MC (7 October 1913 – 7 April 2001) was a British Army General who commanded the Army in Scotland. Telegraph Obituary 12:00AM BST 13 Apr 2001...

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Burton "Butch" Baskin MP (1913 - 1967)

Vitals AKA: Burt Born: 17-Dec-1913 Birthplace: San Diego, CA Died: 24-Dec-1967 Location of death: Los Angeles, CA Cause of death: Heart Failure Remains: Buried, Home of Peace Memorial P...

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Major Hugh Alexander Pollock, DSO (1888 - 1971)

Lieutenant Colonel Hugh Alexander Pollock DSO (29 July 1888 – 6 November 1971) was a British publishing editor, who served as a soldier in the Royal Scots Fusiliers in the First World War and in...

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Brigadier Hilary Anthony Hayes, DSO, OBE (deceased)

First Name: Hilary Anthony Initials: H Surname: Hayes Nationality: British Rank: Temporary Lieutenant Colonel Service Number: 18520 Gallantry Awards: OBE Gazette Info: Gazette Da...

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Robert Cecil Cumberbatch (1892 - d.)

Robert Cecil Cumberbatch (1892-1970), oldest son of of Henry Alfred Cumberbatch CMG (1858-1918) and Helene Gertrude nee Rees (1869-1928). First Name: Robert Cecil Surname: Cumberbatch Rank: Tem...

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Warren Leroy Filkins (1921 - 2009)

Warren L. Filkins, 88, of Summerfield, died on Thursday, September 10, 2009. He was born in Albany, N.Y. and moved to Summerfield from Delmar, N.Y. in 1987. He was a World War II United States Army vet...

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Lt-Col Henry Shelley Barker (1899 - 1970)

First Name: Henry Shelley Initials: H Surname: Barker Nationality: British Rank: Temporary Lieutenant Colonel Service Number: 2701 Gallantry Awards: Distinguished Service Order Gaz...

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Lieutenat Colonel John Murray Prain DSO OBE TD DL (1902 - 1985)

Lieutenat Colonel John Murray Prain DSO OBE TD DL(1902–1985) was a British Yeomanry officer in the Second World War and prominent Scottish businessman. Territorial Decoration (T.D.)./ Newbur...

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Pierre Boulle (1912 - 1994)

Pierre Boulle était un écrivain français. Agent de la France libre en Asie du Sud-Est pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale, il est l’auteur du Pont de la rivière Kwai (...

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Sir James Andrew Harcourt Gammell (1892 - 1975)

James Andrew Harcourt Gammell was born on September 26th, 1892 in Edinburgh, Scotland. After his education at the Cambridge University he was appointed to the Scottish Horse Yeomanry in 1913. After he ...

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Brigadier James Noel Tetley, DSO (1898 - 1971)

President of Joshua Tetley & Sons Ltd, brewers, &c. Brigadier James Noel Tetley , DSO, TD, DL, LLD (30 December 1898 – 25 December 1971) was a member of a prominent Yorkshire brewing family ...

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René Jutras MP (1913 - 1995)

René Jutras (September 30, 1913 – December 23, 1995) was a Canadian politician. Born in Letellier, Manitoba, the son Joseph Jutras and Clara Blais, he attended St. Boniface College and re...

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Major-Gen. James Francis Hare, CB, DSO (deceased)

Maj.-Gen. James Francis Hare was decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.). He was invested as a Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.). He lived at 35 Ovington Str...

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Marshal of the Royal Air Force Sir John Slessor GCB, DSO, MC (1897 - 1979)

Marshal of the Royal Air Force Sir John Cotesworth (Jack) Slessor GCB, DSO, MC (3 June 1897 – 12 July 1979) was a senior commander in the Royal Air Force (RAF), serving as Chief of the Air Sta...

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Brig.-Gen. John Tyson Wigan, CB CMG DSO (1877 - 1952)

He was decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.). He was invested as a Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.). He was invested as a Companion, Order o...

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General Sir John Grenfell Maxwell GCB, KCMG, CVO, DSO, PC (1859 - 1929)

) General Sir John Grenfell Maxwell GCB, KCMG, CVO, DSO, PC (11 July 1859 – 21 February 1929) was a British Army officer and colonial governor. He served in the Mahdist War in the Sudan, the B...

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Admiral Sir Reginald Henry Portal DSC, KCB, CB (1894 - 1983)

Admiral Sir Reginald Portal (1894–1983) joined the Royal Navy, becoming a naval aviator in the Fleet Air Arm, holding three aviation-related flag appointments between 1943 and 1951. Sir Regi...

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Lieutenant-Col. Gervase Edward Portal (1890 - d.)

Lt.-Col. Gervas Edward Portal w Born on 18 January 1890.1 Son of Edward Robert Portal and Rose Leslie Napier. Married Iris Mary Butler, daughter of Sir Montagu Sherard Dawes Butler, on 6 Januar...

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Maj. John Leslie Portal, DSO (1886 - 1980)

Major John Leslie Portal Born on 13 April 1886. Son of Edward Robert Portal and Rose Leslie Napier. Married Violet Eleanor Baldock, daughter of Maj.-Gen. Thomas Stanford Baldock, on 2 April 192...

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Marshal of the Royal Air Force Charles Portal, 1st Viscount Portal of Hungerford MP (1893 - 1971)

Marshal of the Royal Air Force Charles Frederick Algernon Portal, 1st Viscount Portal of Hungerford KG GCB OM DSO & Bar MC (21 May 1893 – 22 April 1971) was a senior Royal Air Force officer an...

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Brig. John Leslie Weston, CBE, DSO (deceased)

Can find very little reference to John Leslie's origins. First Name: John Leslie Surname: Weston Rank: Major Gallantry Awards: Distinguished Service Order Gazette Info: Gazette Number...

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Maj-Gen. Sir Julian Alvary Gascoigne, KCMG, KCVO, CB, DSO (1903 - 1990)

Major-General Sir Julian Gascoigne , KCMG, KCVO, CB, DSO (1903–1990) was Major-General commanding the Household Brigade and General Officer Commanding London District. Gascoigne was commission...

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Major-General Ladislaus Herbert Richard Pope-Hennessy, CB, DSO (1875 - 1942)

Maj-Gen. Ladislaus Herbert Richard Pope-Hennessy (1875-1 March 1942), was a British Liberal Party politician and soldier of Irish Catholic descent. Wrote a diary (295pp) while he was serving as...

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Admiral Sir Lionel Victor Wells, KCB, DSO (1884 - 1965)

Admiral Sir Lionel Victor Wells (1884-1965) Commanded cruiser Diomede 1929-31; on staff RN War College, 1931-33; commanded aircraft carrier Eagle , 1933-5. Dir. of Tactical School, 1935-7; ...

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Norman Leslie Keid (1911 - 1942)

Rank: Corporal Service No:QX64902 Date of Death: 01/07/1942 Age: 31 Regiment/Service: Australian Army Ordnance Corps Panel Reference: Panel 32. Memorial: RABAUL MEMORIAL Additional Inform...

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Brig. Lionel Bootle-Wilbraham, 6th Baron Skelmersdale, DSO, MC (1896 - 1973)

Brigadier Lionel Bootle-Wilbraham, 6th Baron Skelmersdale , DSO, MC, was a British Army officer who served in both the First and Second World War. Lionel Bootle-Wilbraham was born on 23 September 189...

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Admiral Sir Louis Henry Keppel Hamilton KCB, DSO (1890 - 1957)

Rear Admiral Hamilton, second from left in profile photo, meets King George VI aboard HMS Duke of York at Scapa Flow, August 1943 Admiral Sir Louis Henry Keppel Hamilton KCB, DSO (31 December 1890 ...

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Hon Sir Maurice Charles Andrew Drummond, KBE, CMG, DSO, ADC (1877 - 1957)

Sir Maurice Charles Andrew Drummond KBE CMG DSO (30 November 1877 – 21 February 1957) was a British soldier who was also a senior officer of the Metropolitan Police. He was the second son of J...

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Major-General Merton Beckwith-Smith DSO MC MA MP (1890 - 1942)

Major-General Merton Beckwith-Smith DSO MC MA (11 July 1890 – 11 November 1942) was a British Army officer during the First and Second World Wars. Career Early career Beckwith-Smit...

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Lieutenant-General Sir Noel Monson de la Poer Beresford-Peirse KBE, CB, DSO (1887 - 1953)

Lt.-Gen. Sir Noel Monson de la Poer Beresford-Peirse Born on 22 December 1887. Son of Lt.-Col. William John de la Poer Beresford-Peirse and Mary Chambers. Married, firstly , Hazel Marjorie Co...

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Lieutenant-General Sir Oliver W. H. Leese, 3rd Baronet, KCB, CBE, DSO (1894 - 1978)

Lieutenant-General Sir Oliver William Hargreaves Leese, 3rd Baronet, KCB, CBE, DSO (27 October 1894 – 22 January 1978) was a British general during the Second World War. Early years Leese ...

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Maj.-Gen. George Erroll Prior-Palmer (1903 - 1977)

Maj.-Gen. George Erroll Prior-Palmer Son of Prior Spunner Prior-Palmer. Married, firstly , Katherine Edith Bibby, daughter of Frank Bibby and Edith Mary Clarke, on 1 October 1935. He and Kath...

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Percy Ronald Gardner Bernard, 5th Earl of Bandon (1904 - 1979)

Air Chief Marshal Percy Ronald Gardner Bernard , 5th Earl of Bandon GBE, CB, CVO, DSO, RAF (rtd.) (30 August 1904 – 8 February 1979) Anglo-Irish aristocrat who served as a senior commander i...

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Brigadier Trevor Hart Dyke, DSO, DL (1905 - 1995)

Brigadier T Hart Dyke DSO DL Commanded 1st Bn The Queen's Royal Regiment from October 1948 to January 1950. Trevor Hart Dyke was born on 19th February 1905 and was educated at Marlborough College a...

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Capt. Spencer Boscawen (1887 - 1957)

Commenced duty for WW1 on 19 September 1914. Period of Service in WW1: New Zealand: 57 days. Overseas: 4 years 64 days. Total Service: 4 years 120 days. MEDALS AND AWARDS 1914-1915 Star Menti...

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Col. Reginald Edmund Maghlin Russell, CVO, CBE, DSO (1879 - 1950)

From Colonel Reginald Edmund Maghlin Russell died before 1963. He was invested as a Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.) and decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Serv...

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Sir Reginald (Rex) Benson, Knt, DSO (1889 - 1968)

Lieutenant-Colonel Reginald Lindsay Benson , DSO, MVO, MC Born in 1889; educated at Eton College and Oxford University; joined 9 Lancers, 1909; ADC to Viceroy of India, 1913-1914; Adjutant,...

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Maj. Robin Quentin Featherston Johnston (1900 - 1941)

Engagement Notice An engagement of New Zealand interest, announced a few days ago, is that between Robin Quentin Featherston Johnston, the Durham Light Infrantry, eldest son of Mr. Harold Johnston, K...

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Gwenda Bews Birnie (1921 - 2006)

Leading Aircraftwoman Gwenda Birnie (Christophers) lost four of her uncles in WW1. Gwenda understood as a child that the story of her lost uncles, while by no means taboo, was a terribly sad one for ...

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Thomas Richard Filkins, Sr. (1926 - 2015)

Drafted into the military when he was 18 and sent off to Germany for WWII. Helped liberate the Dachau concentration camp from the Nazis.

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Adm. Sir Reginald Aylmer Randurly Plunkett-Ernle-Erle-Drax, KCB, DSO, JP, DL (1880 - 1967)

Admiral the Hon. Sir Reginald Aylmer Ranfurly Plunkett-Ernle-Erle-Drax , KCB, DSO, JP, DL (28 August 1880 – 16 October 1967) was a British admiral. He is often referred to as Reginald Plunkett o...

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Field Marshal Sir Richard Amyatt Hull KG, GCB, DSO, DL (1907 - 1989)

Wikipedia contributors. " Richard Hull ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.--------------------Hull was the last Chief of the Imperial General Staff (1961 – 1964) and the first Chief of the Gene...

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General Sir Richard Loudon McCreery GCB, KBE, DSO, MC (1898 - 1967)

General Sir Richard Loudon McCreery GCB, KBE, DSO, MC (1 February 1898 – 18 October 1967), was a British career soldier, who was Chief of Staff to Field Marshal Harold Alexander, 1st Earl Alex...

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Lt Col Alexander William Henry James Montgomery-Cunninghame (1905 - 1944)

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Major General Robert "Roy" Elliott Urquhart, CB, DSO (1901 - 1988)

Major General Robert "Roy" Elliott Urquhart, CB, DSO (28 November 1901 – 13 December 1988) was a British military officer. He became prominent for his role commanding the British 1st Airborne ...

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Field Marshal Sir Roland Gibbs GCB CBE DSO MC (1921 - 2004)

Field Marshal Sir Roland Christopher Gibbs was born on 22 June 1921. He married Davinia Jean Merry, daughter of Lt.-Col. Eion James Henry Merry and Jean Trefusis Crichton, on 27 October 1955. He is t...

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General Sir Ronald Forbes Adam, 2nd Baronet, GCB, DSO, OBE (1885 - 1982)

General Sir Ronald Forbes Adam, 2nd Baronet, GCB, DSO, OBE (1885–1982) was a British Army officer whose career spanned World War I and World War II. He had an important influence on the conduc...

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John George Stewart-Murray, 8th Duke of Atholl (1871 - 1942)

Wikipedia contributors. " John Stewart-Murray, 8th Duke of Atholl ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

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Ronald Morce Weeks, 1st Baron Weeks, KCB, CBE, DSO (1890 - 1960)

Lieutenant-General Ronald Morce Weeks, 1st Baron Weeks KCB, CBE, DSO, MC, TD (13 November 1890 – 19 August 1960) was a British Army General during the Second World War. He was commissioned int...

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Brigadier Ronald Henry Senior, DSO (deceased)

First Name: Ronald Henry Initials: R Surname: Senior Nationality: British Rank: Temporary Lieutenant Colonel Service Number: 28534 Gallantry Awards: Distinguished Service Order Gaze...

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Vice Admiral Sir Stuart Bonham Carter, KCB, CVO, DSO (c.1889 - 1972)

Vice Admiral Stuart Bonham Carter (right in profile photo) with Captain Faulknor on the bridge of HMS Edinburgh, 1942 Vice Admiral Sir Stuart Sumner Bonham Carter, KCB, CVO, DSO (9 July 1889 ȁ...

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Lt.-Col. John Leslie Harvey MBE (1913 - d.)

Lt.-Col. John Leslie Harvey Born on 3 April 1913. Son of Colonel John Harvey and Patience Mary Leslie. Married Anne Wigram, daughter of Clive Wigram, 1st Baron Wigram and Nora Mary Chamberlai...

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Vice Admiral Sir Thomas Hope Troubridge, KCB, DSO (1895 - 1949)

Vice Admiral Sir Thomas Hope Troubridge KCB DSO & Bar (1 February 1895 – 29 September 1949) was a Royal navy officer who went on to become Fifth Sea Lord. Naval career Born the son of Admi...

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Lieutenant-Gen. Sir Tom Bridges, KCB, KCMG, DSO (1871 - 1939)

Lieutenant General Sir George Tom Molesworth Bridges KCB KCMG DSO (20 August 1871 – 26 November 1939), known as Sir Tom Bridges, was a British military officer and Governor of South Australia. ...

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Air Vice Marshal William Foster MacNeece, CB, CBE, DSO, AFC (1889 - 1978)

Air Vice-Marshal William Foster MacNeece Foster , CB, CBE, DSO, DFC (21 August 1889 - 28 March 1978) was a senior Royal Air Force officer who was a member of the Combined Chiefs of Staff from 1942 to 1...

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Admiral Sir William Wellclose Davis, GCB, DSO (1901 - 1987)

Admiral Sir William Wellclose Davis GCB DSO (11 October 1901 – 29 October 1987) was a Royal Navy officer who went on to be Vice Chief of the Naval Staff. He was educated at Summer Fields Schoo...

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Major General Sir Stewart Graham Menzies, KCB KCMG DSO MC (1890 - 1968)

Major General Sir Stewart Graham Menzies , KCB KCMG DSO MC (Listeni/ˈmɪŋɨz/; 30 January 1890 – 29 May 1968) was Chief of MI6 (SIS), British Secret Intelligence Servic...

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Brigadier Victor Francis Staples Hawkins, DSO, MC (1896 - 1975)

Served in World Wars I and II. Decorated with the award of the Military Cross (M.C.) in 1916 Decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1944

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Maj.-Gen. Walter Edmond Clutterbuck, DSO, MC (1894 - 1987)

Major-General Walter Edmond Clutterbuck DSO MC (17 November 1894 – 1987) was a British Army officer who commanded 1st Infantry Division during World War II. Clutterbuck was commissioned into...

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William Bradley Gossett Barne, Brigadier, CBE, DSO (1880 - 1951)

First Name: William Bradley Gossett Surname: Barne Rank: Major Gallantry Awards: Croce de Guerra Gazette Info: Gazette issue 31345. Croce de Guerra has been awarded by the Allied Powers...

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Lieutenant-General William Henry Ewart Gott (1897 - 1942)

Lieutenant General William Henry Ewart Gott CB, CBE, DSO & Bar, MC (13 August 1897 – 7 August 1942), nicknamed "Strafer", was a British Army officer during both the First and Second World Wars, ...

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Vice-Admiral Sir William Gladstone Agnew, KCVO, CB, DSO (1898 - 1960)

Sir William Gladstone Agnew KCVO, CB, DSO (2 December 1898 - 12 July 1960) was an officer of the Royal Navy. He served during the First and Second World Wars, and rose to the rank of vice-admiral.

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Admiral Hon Sir Cyril Douglas-Pennant, KCB, CBE, DSO, DSC (1894 - 1961)

Admiral The Honourable Sir Cyril Eustace Douglas-Pennant KCB CBE DSO DSC (7 April 1894 – 3 April 1961) was a Royal Navy officer who went on to be Commander-in-Chief, The Nore. Son of Frank Dou...

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Admiral Sir David Luce, GCB, DSO, OBE MP (c.1906 - d.)

He was educated at the Royal Naval College, and pursued a naval career gaining the rank of Admiral. He was made a Grand Commander of Bath (GCB), and received the Distinguished Service Order (DSO), and ...

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Lawrence Mallia (1918 - 1944)

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Arthur Craig Birnie (1921 - 2005)

Husband of Pat; father of Heather, Jennie Birnie served in the RNZAF from 30 May 1942 to 3 June 1946

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Robert Birnie (1917 - 1942)

Robert Birnie was the son of George and Irene Birnie, of Murray's Bay, Auckland, New Zealand. At the time of his death Birnie was attached to Bomber Command and his flying hours had totalled 301 hour...

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Govenor John William Brown Jr. (1913 - 1993)

Find A Grave Birth: Dec. 28, 1913 Death: Oct. 29, 1993 Governor of Ohio, World War II Veteran. Born in Athens, Ohio, he graduated from Lancaster High School in 1932 and engaged in business purs...

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Alexander Arthur Alfonso David Maule Ramsay, of Mar MP (1919 - 2000)

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Hans Emil Speidel MP (1897 - 1984)

General during WW II and during the Cold War. Commander-In-Chief of the Allied Ground Forces in Central Europe from April 1957 to September 1963. NATO Rank of Full General. Involved in the bomb/cou...

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Archibald Montgomerie, 17th Earl of Eglinton (1914 - 1966)

He graduated from New College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1936 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.). He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the service of the Scots Guards. He gaine...

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Wilfrid Rhodes Freeman, Bart, GCB, DSO, MC (1888 - 1953)

Air Chief Marshal Sir Wilfrid Rhodes Freeman, 1st Baronet, GCB, DSO, MC, RAF (18 July 1888 – 15 May 1953) was one of the most important influences on the rearmament of the Royal Air Force (RAF...

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Kenneth R. Seay MP (c.1924 - 1945)

Corporal Kenneth R. Seay was the son of Mr. and Mrs. E. A . Seay. He was an air forces gunner in world war 2. He received his wings at Fort Myers Fla. He was shot down and killed on Jan.23,1945 over Ge...

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Robert L. Starmer (1926 - 2002)

served with the U. S. Army in WW II

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Murray (Morris) Cherkinsky (1921 - 2001)

As published int he Detroit Jewish News, December 24, 1943 excerpt... Four Windsor Jews Killed in Action - 2 Brothers Among Victims; City Represented by over 125 Jewish Soldiers ... Two of the Windsor ...

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Joseph Cherkinsky (c.1917 - 1943)

As published in the Detroit Jewish News, May 21, 1943 Windsor Officer Dies in Service (photo with article) The Canadian ministry of defense this week reported the death on duty over England of Pilot Of...

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Alexander Cherkinsky (1911 - 1996)

As published int he Detroit Jewish News, December 24, 1943 excerpt... Four Windsor Jews Killed in Action - 2 Brothers Among Victims; City Represented by over 125 Jewish Soldiers ... Two of the Windsor ...

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Sir Geoffrey Cecil Congreve (1897 - 1941)

Name: CONGREVE, Sir GEOFFREY CECIL Initials: G C Nationality: United Kingdom Rank: Commander Regiment/Service: Royal Navy Unit Text: H.M.S. Quebec. Age: 44 Date of Death: 28/07/1941 ...

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