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Hussein BIN ALI (1853 - 1931)

12/6/2007 8/3/2016

ADMIRAL WILLIAM HARRISON STANDLEY, USN (1872-1963) Admiral William Harrison Standley is the son of Jeremiah M. Standley and his wife, Sarah Charity Clay. He was born at Ukiah in Mendocino County, Cal...

7/4/2010 7/4/2016

Admiral Joseph Strauss (1861 - 1948)

See: ) Admiral Joseph Strauss (16 November 1861 – 30 December 1948) was an officer of the United States Navy, who served in World War I, and later commanded the Asiatic Fleet.

2/4/2010 7/3/2016

F. Burrall Hoffman (1882 - 1980)

Francis Burrall Hoffman (March 6, 1882 – November 27, 1980) was an American-born architect, best known for his work with James Deering’s Villa Vizcaya in Miami, Florida. Biography F...

6/28/2016 6/28/2016

Deming Bronson (1894 - 1957)

Deming Bronson (July 8, 1894 – May 29, 1957) was a United States Army officer who received the United States military's highest award, the Medal of Honor, for his actions in World War I. Bro...

6/27/2016 6/27/2016

Lieutenant General Sir Hugh Jamieson Elles KCB KCMG KCVO DSO (27 May 1880 – 11 July 1945) was a British General and the first commander of the newly formed Tank Corps in the First World War. ...

6/10/2016 6/10/2016

Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk MP (1850 - 1937)

See Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk (Czech: [ˈtomaːʃ ˈɡarɪk ˈmasarɪk]), sometimes called Thomas Masaryk in English (7 March 1850 – ...

4/6/2010 6/8/2016

Lt. Henry Webber (1849 - 1916)

Lieutenant Henry Webber, J. P., South Lancashire Regiment (1849 - 1916), was a British barrister and soldier - the oldest recorded soldier to have been killed during the First World War. He had worked ...

6/3/2016 6/3/2016

Rear-Admiral Sir Christopher "Kit" George Francis Maurice Cradock KCVO CB SGM (2 July 1862 – 1 November 1914) was a British officer of the Royal Navy. He earned a reputation for great gallantr...

8/6/2013 5/30/2016

Edward James Lumsdaine (1882 - 1916)

LUMSDAINE, EDWARD Rank: Corporal Service No: 48 Date of Death: 28/08/1916 Age: 34 Regiment/Service: Royal Garrison Artillery Grave Reference: I. 388. Cemetery: SWANSEA (DANYGRAIG) CEMETERY Additional...

9/4/2008 4/20/2016

David McKelvey Peterson (1894 - 1919)

Major David McKelvey Peterson was a 1915 Lehigh University graduate who was a World War I flying ace with 6 aerial victories, one earned in the Lafayette Escadrille and five officially credited while...

4/13/2016 4/13/2016

Albert Gill, VC MP (1879 - 1916)

Sergeant Albert Gill VC Born 8 September 1879 Died 27 July 1916 - Killed in action WW1, Delville Wood, France Albert Gill was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross. Sergeant in the 1st...

4/9/2016 4/9/2016

Work in Progress CJB References, Sources and Further Reading Find a Grave - Loftus William Jones

3/31/2016 3/31/2016

World War I Victoria Cross Recipient. Born in Leyton, England, he served as a Seaman 1st Class in the British Royal Navy. During the Battle of Jutland, Denmark, on May 31, 1916, 1st Class Cornwell was ...

1/16/2016 3/31/2016

HARVEY, FRANCIS JOHN WILLIAM Rank: Major Date of Death: 31/05/1916 Age: 43 Regiment/Service: Royal Marine Light Infantry H.M.S. "Lion." Awards: V C Panel Reference: 18. Memorial: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORI...

6/22/2015 3/31/2016

Major James Archibald Morrison DSO (18 September 1873 – 27 October 1934) British Conservative Party politician. Son of Alfred Morrison, of Fonthill House. Rower and expert shot Second li...

1/11/2011 3/19/2016

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6/3/2011 2/12/2016

Air Chief Marshal Sir William Geoffrey Hanson Salmond KCB, KCMG, DSO (19 August 1878 - 27 April 1933), commonly known as Sir Geoffrey Salmond, was a senior commander in the Royal Flying Corps during Wo...

3/9/2013 2/12/2016

Rear Admiral Jehu Valentine Chase (January 10, 1869 - May 24, 1937) was a career navy officer, who is most remembered for his leadership of USS Minnesota during World War I.

2/8/2016 2/8/2016

Willis Winter Bradley Jr. (June 28, 1884 – August 27, 1954) was a Naval officer, a recipient of the Medal of Honor and a U.S. Representative from California. Born in Ransomville, New York, B...

8/5/2015 1/13/2016

Brigadier General Henry D. Styer (1862–1944) led U.S. troops in Siberia at end of World War I.

1/9/2016 1/9/2016

The London Gazette 7th March 1950 The KING has been pleased to grant unrestricted permission for the wearing of the following decorations which have been conferred on the undermentioned personnel i...

3/2/2011 1/7/2016

CLAY, CHARLES PERCY PARKER Rank: Sergeant Service No: L/9157 Date of Death: 09/05/1915 Age: 29 Regiment/Service: Royal Sussex Regiment 2nd Bn. Awards: D C M, Mentioned in Despatches Pan...

1/1/2016 1/1/2016

Colonel William Graydon Carter, CMG (c.1857 - 1938)

"Greton"

India, Select Births and Baptisms, 1786-1947 Name: William Graydon Carter Gender: Male Birth Date: 23 Jul 1857 Baptism Date: 3 Jan 1858 Baptism Age: 0 Baptism Place: Mussoorie, Bengal, In...

12/26/2015 12/26/2015

Field Marshal William Edmund Ironside, 1st Baron Ironside usually went by his middle name of Edmund. He was educated at Tonbridge School, Tonbridge, Kent, England. He gained the rank of Boer Wa...

10/18/2010 12/19/2015

Field Marshal Sir John Greer Dill GCB, CMG, DSO (25 December 1881 – 4 November 1944) was a senior British Army officer with service in both the First World War and the Second World War. From...

12/19/2015 12/19/2015

Major General Sir John Humphrey "Tavish" Davidson KCMG, CB, DSO (24 July 1876 – 11 December 1954) Battles/wars Second Boer War Battle of Talana Hill Battle of Ladysmith Fi...

12/18/2015 12/18/2015

Birth: Nov. 2, 1874 Slate Spring Calhoun County Mississippi, USA Death: Oct. 13, 1951 District Of Columbia, USA Military figure, he is best remembered as a mentor for a number of upco...

7/20/2008 12/17/2015

William Luther Sibert (October 12, 1860 – October 16, 1935) was a United States Army Major General.

12/17/2015 12/17/2015

Gen. Emile Adolphe Taufflieb (1857 - 1938)

"Marie", "Émile"

Marie Emile Adolphe Taufflieb (1857-1938) was a French general of the First World War and Senator of Bas-Rhin.

12/4/2013 12/16/2015

Major-General Sir Edward Louis Spears, 1st Baronet, KBE CB MC (7 August 1886 – 27 January 1974) was a British Army officer and Member of Parliament noted for his role as a liaison officer betw...

2/1/2013 12/16/2015

Mary Borden (1886 - 1968)

"May"

Mary Borden (1886–1968) was an early 20th-century, Anglo-American novelist. Life Mary Borden - known as May by her friends and family - was born into a wealthy Chicago family. She attended...

2/1/2013 12/16/2015

Edith Newbold Wharton MP (1862 - 1937)

Edith Wharton (born Edith Newbold Jones, January 24, 1862 – August 11, 1937; English pronunciation: / ˈiːdɪθ ˈwɔːrtən/), was a Pulitzer ...

7/16/2011 12/16/2015

Edith Cavell, Spy and Martyr MP (1865 - 1915)

Edith Louisa Cavell; 4 December 1865 – 12 October 1915) was a British nurse and patriot. She is celebrated for saving the lives of soldiers from all sides without distinction and in helping some...

6/20/2010 12/16/2015

Julia Catlin, Légion d'honneur (1864 - 1947)

"DePew", "Taufflieb"

Julia Hunt Catlin Park DePew Taufflieb was the first American woman to be awarded the Croix de Guerre and Legion d'honneur by France in 1917 for turning her Chateau d'Annel into a 300-bed hospital du...

1/14/2011 12/16/2015

George C. Butte (1877 - 1940)

George Charles Butte (May 9, 1877 – January 18, 1940) was a jurist, educator, and Republican politician from the U.S. state of Texas, who was his party's gubernatorial nominee in 1924 against ...

12/14/2015 12/14/2015

John Cargill (c.1893 - 1980)

"Leadigg Seaman 'Jock' Cargill"

John Cargill was a quartermaster on the Carpathia, which helped in the rescue of many passengers. He and the rest of the crew received a medal for their part in the rescue. It became known as the Titan...

12/14/2015 12/14/2015

William Veazie Pratt (28 February 1869 – 25 November 1957) was an admiral in the United States Navy. He served as the President of the Naval War College and as the Chief of Naval Operations. ...

1/20/2010 12/11/2015

Adm. Jerauld Wright (USN) MP (1898 - 1995)

Jerauld Wright was born in 1898, and graduated from the US Naval Academy in 1918. He was appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to China May 3, 1963. He served in that position from...

12/5/2015 12/5/2015

. Edwin Alexander Anderson, Jr. (July 16, 1860 – September 23, 1933) was a United States Navy officer who received the Medal of Honor for actions during the 1914 American intervention at Verac...

5/2/2015 11/23/2015

Henry Varnum Poor MP (1887 - 1970)

Henry Varnum Poor From Wikipedia Henry Varnum Poor (September 30, 1887 – December 8, 1970) was an American architect, painter, sculptor, muralist, and potter. He was a grandnephew of the Hen...

9/21/2011 11/14/2015

Major-General Sir Oliver Stewart Wood Nugent KCB DSO (9 November 1860–1929) British Army officer known for his command of the 36th (Ulster) Division during the First World War and particular...

10/19/2015 10/19/2015

Ivor Charles Spencer - Churchill @ find a grave

7/31/2008 9/27/2015

Randolph Carter Berkeley (January 9, 1875 – January 31, 1960) was a United States Marine Corps major general who received the Medal of Honor for his actions during the United States occupation...

9/26/2015 9/26/2015

First Name: Roger Henry Charles Surname: Fetherstonhaugh-Frampton Information: Promoted from the Lieutenant List. More Information: Shown on the Executive Officers Retired List 1967 Rank: Comma...

5/15/2015 9/12/2015

General Sir James Handyside Marshall-Cornwall KCB, CBE, DSO, MC (27 May 1887 – 1985) was a British Army officer and linguist. Born in India, only son of James Cornwall, the Postmaster General ...

12/1/2009 9/3/2015

Source - (subscription needed) First Name: Ernest Kindersley Surname: Loring Nationality: British Rank: Captain Gallantry Awards : Companion of the Order of the Bath Gazett...

1/29/2015 8/24/2015

Joel Thompson Boone (August 2, 1889 – April 2, 1974) was a United States Navy officer who received the Medal of Honor for his actions during World War I. In addition to the Medal of Honor, B...

8/22/2015 8/22/2015

Francis Peabody Magoun, Jr. MC (January 6, 1895 – June 5, 1979) was one of the seminal figures in the study of medieval and English literature in the 20th century, a scholar of subjects as var...

8/19/2015 8/19/2015

Brigadier Sir John George Smyth, 1st Baronet, VC, MC, PC (25 October 1893 – 26 April 1983), often known as Jackie Smyth, was a British Indian Army officer and a Conservative Member of Parliament...

8/16/2015 8/16/2015

Andrew Davis Bruce (September 14, 1894 – July 28, 1969) was an American academic and soldier who served as the third president of the University of Houston. He retired from the United States A...

8/15/2015 8/15/2015

Earle Davis Gregory (1897 - 1972)

Earle Davis Gregory (October 18, 1897—January 6, 1972) was a World War I Medal of Honor recipient for his heroic actions in 1918 during the Meuse-Argonne Offensive in France. Medal of Honor ...

6/17/2015 6/17/2015

Walter Campbell Short (March 30, 1880 – March 9, 1949) was a lieutenant general in the United States Army and the U.S. military commander responsible for the defense of U.S. military install...

6/14/2015 6/14/2015

Arlie Pond (1873 - 1930)

Dr. Erasmus Arlington "Arlie" Pond (January 19, 1873 – September 19, 1930) was an American major league baseball pitcher for the Baltimore Orioles from 1895-1898, as well as a doctor in the Un...

6/11/2015 6/11/2015

Hiram Iddings Bearss (April 13, 1875 – August 28, 1938) was an officer of the United States Marine Corps who received the Medal of Honor for heroism during the Philippine-American War and the ...

6/9/2015 6/9/2015

Norman Prince (1887 - 1916)

Norman Prince (1887-1916) was a leading founder of France's Lafayette Escadrille with William Thaw II, Elliott C. Cowdin, Frazier Curtis, and Greeley S. Curtis, Jr. Biography[edit] He was born in 1...

5/17/2015 5/17/2015

Major General Stuart Heintzelman (19 November 1876 – 6 July 1935) was an American soldier. He was a grandson of Civil War general Samuel P. Heintzelman He was commissioned as a Second Lieu...

5/16/2015 5/16/2015

Archibald Bulloch Roosevelt MP (1894 - 1979)

Archibald Bulloch Roosevelt (April 9, 1894 – October 13, 1979), the fifth child of US President Theodore Roosevelt was a distinguished US Army officer and commander of U.S. forces in both Worl...

3/25/2007 5/15/2015

James H. Perkins (1876 - 1940)

James Handasyd Perkins (January 11, 1876 – July 12, 1940) was a chairman of National City Bank. Biography Perkins was born in Milton, Massachusetts on January 11, 1876 to Edward Cranch P...

5/11/2015 5/11/2015

Frank O. Hunter began his military career as a World War I flying ace, being credited by the United States Army Air Service with downing nine enemy aircraft. Hunter became an advocate of fighter airc...

5/10/2015 5/10/2015

Brig. General Harold Huston George (1892 - 1942)

""Pursuit" George"

Harold Huston George (14 September 1892 – 29 April 1942) was a general officer in the United States Army Air Forces during World War II. He began his military career before World War I when he...

5/3/2015 5/3/2015

William Holland Wilmer (1863 - 1936)

WILLIAM H. WILMER was considered among the preeminent ophthalmologists of his day, treating presidents, Supreme Court justices, and senators. After lending his skills in medicine, teaching, and organiz...

8/21/2014 5/1/2015

Edwin Charles Parsons (1892 - 1968)

"Ted Parsons"

Edwin Charles Parsons (24 September 1892 - 2 May 1968) aka Ted Parsons, was a Rear Admiral of the United States Navy, and former French Foreign Legionnaire, flying ace, Hollywood aviation technical a...

8/28/2009 4/28/2015

Ellis Ashmead-Bartlett MP (1881 - 1931)

Ellis Ashmead-Bartlett Ellis Ashmead-Bartlett (11 February 1881 – 4 May 1931) was a British war correspondent during the First World War. Through his reporting of the Battle of Gallipoli, Ashm...

8/26/2013 4/25/2015

John Clarence Cudahy (1887 - 1943)

John Clarence Cudahy (December 10, 1887 – September 6, 1943) was a real estate developer and American ambassador to Poland, Ireland, Belgium and Luxembourg.

4/20/2015 4/21/2015

Fought in the Boer War. Commandant of the 2nd Battalion, Imperial Yeomanry. He also fought in the First World War. He gained the rank of Honorary Lieutenant-Colonel in the service of the 9th Lancers....

10/21/2009 4/17/2015

SPENCER, George Lloyd, a Senator from Arkansas; born in Sarcoxie, Jasper County, Mo., March 27, 1893; moved to Okolona, Ark., in 1902; attended the public schools, Peddie School at Hightstown, N.J., an...

4/17/2015 4/17/2015

William Howard Stovall (1895 - 1970)

Lieutenant (later Colonel) William Howard Stovall (18 February 1895 - 11 May 1970) began his military career as a World War I flying ace credited with six aerial victories. He went on to become a suc...

4/17/2015 4/17/2015

Moina Michael (August 15, 1869-May 10, 1944) was an American professor and humanitarian who conceived the idea of using poppies as a symbol of remembrance for those who served in World War I. Bor...

10/27/2012 3/31/2015

Sergeant Henry W Houghton (deceased)

"Haughton"

See Seargeant H Haughton, Canadians (son-in-law of Peter Audoire) No further information found - CJB As birth-place not known placed in England project until further information found

3/26/2015 3/26/2015

Kaiser Wilhelm II of Prussia MP (1859 - 1941)

"Der Kaiser", "Wilhelm II German Emperor and King of Prussia"

Friedrich Wilhelm Viktor Albert prinz von Preußen (27 January 1859 – 4 June 1941) was the last German Emperor and King of Prussia Emperor of Germany and King of Prussia on 15 June 1888 ...

5/5/2007 3/22/2015

Lester Callaway Hunt (July 8, 1892 – June 19, 1954) was a Democratic politician and dentist from the state of Wyoming. He served as the 19th Governor of Wyoming from 1943 to 1949 and as United...

4/25/2012 3/20/2015

Blanton C. Winship (November 23, 1869 – October 9, 1947) was an American military lawyer and veteran of both the Spanish-American war and World War I. During his long career, he served both as...

3/17/2015 3/17/2015

Lieutenant Colonel William "Basil" Pope Tugwell, born 13 Jan 1881, Tunbridge Wells William Basil Pope's birth was registered first quarter of 1881, in Tonbridge (Tunbridge Wells, Kent). Lewen Stree...

3/23/2008 3/15/2015

Lieutenant Colonel John Stanhope Collings-Wells , VC, DSO, 4th Bn. Bedfordshire Regiment, killed in action 27/03/1918, Plot III. E. 12., Son of Arthur and Caroline Mary Collings-Wells, of Brand's House...

3/14/2015 3/14/2015

Julius Augustus Furer (October 9, 1880 - June 5, 1963) was a rear admiral in the United States Navy. During World War II, Furer served as Coordinator of Research and Development and the senior member...

3/8/2015 3/8/2015

Lt. Col. Sir George Francis Osborne, 16th Baronet MC (27 July 1894 – 21 July 1960), was an English baronet and soldier. Biography He was the eldest son of Sir Francis Osborne, 15th Baronet...

9/20/2011 3/8/2015

Field Marshal Sir William Robert Robertson , 1st Baronet GCB, GCMG, GCVO, DSO (29 January 1860 – 12 February 1933) was a British Army officer who served as Chief of the Imperial General Staff (C...

7/7/2012 3/7/2015

Gov. William J. Holloway (1881 - 1970)

Oklahoma Governor. After serving in the army at the end of World War I, he was elected to the Oklahoma Senate, where he served from 1920 to 1926. While serving as Acting Lieutenant Governor, he was e...

12/18/2014 3/6/2015

First Name: Charles Loftus Initials: C Surname: Bates Nationality: British Rank: Honorary Colonel Rank (2nd): T/Briggen Gallantry Awards: Knight Commander of St Michael and St George ...

10/25/2012 3/5/2015

Spessard Lindsey Holland (July 10, 1892 – November 6, 1971) was an American lawyer and politician. He served as the 28th Governor of Florida from 1941 to 1945, and as a United States Senator f...

1/29/2012 3/5/2015

Admiral Cresswell John Eyres , D.S.O., O.B.E., Royal Navy, Retired (20 March, 1862 – 12 October, 1949) was an officer of the Royal Navy. Born on 20 March 1862 at Great Melton, Norfolk, Engla...

11/26/2014 3/4/2015

Barnwell Rhett Legge (July 9, 1891 – June 7, 1949) was a highly decorated U.S. Army officer, who reached the rank of Brigadier General. He is most noted as a Military Attaché to Switz...

3/3/2015 3/3/2015

Brigadier General Sir Herbert Ernest Hart, KBE, CB, CMG, DSO, VD (13 October 1882 – 5 March 1968) was an officer in the New Zealand Military Forces who served during the Second Boer War and the ...

6/30/2009 3/2/2015

Lieutenant Colonel William George Malone (24 January 1859 – 8 August 1915) was an officer in the New Zealand Military Forces who served in the First World War. He commanded the Wellington Infant...

9/22/2007 3/2/2015

He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England. He graduated from Balliol College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1895 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.). He was admi...

2/15/2013 2/28/2015

General Sir Archibald Hunter GCB GCVO DSO From: Archibald Hunter "Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia" General Sir Archibald Hunter GCB GCVO DSO (6 September 1856 – 28 June 1936) was a General in...

7/1/2014 2/28/2015

"Vice Admiral Sir William Spencer Leveson-Gower, 4th Earl Granville KG, GCVO, CB, DSO (11 July 1880 – 25 June 1953), styled The Honourable William Leveson-Gower until 1939, was a British naval c...

1/14/2008 2/28/2015

Sir Harold Nicolson, KCVO MP (1886 - 1968)

Sir Harold Nicholson Celebrated husband of VIta Sackville-West. Together they created the celebrated gardens at Sissinghurst Castle During the First World War, he served at the Foreign Office in ...

12/27/2008 2/28/2015

Arthur Melland Asquith Brigadier General Arthur M. Asquith Born 24 April 1883 Died 25 August 1939 (aged 56) Devon, England Allegiance United Kingdom Service/branch Royal Naval Division ...

4/12/2012 2/26/2015

Algernon Willis From Wikipedia . Sir Algernon Willis Sir Algernon Willis Born 17 May 1889 Hampstead, London Died 12 April 1976 (aged 86) Royal Naval Hospital, Haslar Allegiance Unite...

9/6/2013 2/24/2015

General Sir Harry Hugh Sidney Knox KCB DSO (5 November 1873 - 10 June 1971) is a former Adjutant-General to the Forces. Military career Educated at St. Columba's College, Harry Knox was commissio...

8/12/2011 2/22/2015

Dame Audrey Charlotte Georgiana Buller, DBE, RRC (4 August 1884 – 22 June 1953), best known as Georgiana Buller, was a British hospital administrator and the founder of the first school dedica...

11/11/2010 2/21/2015

11/20/2008 2/20/2015

Major Joseph Herbert Arthur Landon DSO MiD OBE was 41 Squadron RFC's first Commanding Officer when the unit was formed in July 1916. He remained with the unit until 7 August 1917, at which time he was ...

10/31/2012 2/19/2015

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...

4/12/2012 2/18/2015

Brigadier-General Francis Earl Johnston, CB (1 October 1871 – 7 August 1917) was a New Zealand born British Army officer of the First World War, who was seconded to the New Zealand Military Forc...

2/17/2015 2/17/2015

British Army WWI Medal Rolls Index Cards, 1914-1920 Name: R J L Ogilby [Robert James Leslie Ogilby] Regiment or Corps: 4th Diagoon Gds, Att 2nd/14th London Regiment Lt.-Col. Robert James Lesl...

10/28/2013 2/17/2015

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 Lees...

11/15/2011 2/16/2015

From Connected Histories - ...William Maxwell Sherston. captain 1-th Hussars, son of John Davis Sherston, of Evercreech, From (subscription needed) First Name: William Maxwell Initials: W...

3/2/2011 2/16/2015