Alexander Galloway Lieutenant-General Sir Alexander Galloway, (1895 – 1977) was an officer in the British Army during World War I and World War II. He was particularly highly regarded as a staff officer and as su...
Alexander Kearsey Alexander Horace Cyril Kearsey DSO, OBE (17 December 1877 – 8 October 1967) was a highly decorated career British Army officer who served in the Second Boer War and the First World War.
Aylmer Cameron Colonel Aylmer Spicer Cameron,, born in Perth, was a Scottish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded t...
Charles Kenneth Scott Moncrieff Charles Kenneth Scott Moncrieff, MC (25 September 1889 – 28 February 1930) was a Scottish writer, most famous for his English translation of most of Proust's À la recherche du temps perdu, w...
Charles Woollcombe Lieutenant General Sir Charles Louis Woollcombe KCB KCMG (1857–1934) was a British Army General during World War I.
David Telling David Malcolm Telling was the founder of MITIE Group, which is now one of the United Kingdom's largest facilities management companies.
Donald Gray Donald Gray (born Elred Owermann Tidbury, 3 March 1914 – 7 April 1978) was a South African actor, well known for his starring role in the British TV series Mark Saber, for provid...
Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig Field Marshal Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig of Bemersyde, (19 June 1861 – 29 January 1928) was a British senior officer during World War I. He commanded the British Expeditionary Force (BEF) from...
Francis Fane (soldier) Colonel Francis Augustus Fane (1824–1893,) was an English officer in the British Army who raised the Peshawar Light Horse during the Indian Mutiny.
Francis Negus Francis Negus (died 1732) was an English military officer, courtier, politician, and reputed inventor of the drink negus.
George Kennedy Young George Kennedy Young, CB, MBE, M.A. (1911, Dumfriesshire – 1990, London) was a deputy director of MI6, and later involved in British right-wing politics.
George Napier Colonel The Hon. George Napier was a British Army officer, most notable for his marriage to Lady Sarah Lennox, and for his sons Charles James Napier, William Francis Patrick Napier and George Th...
George Robert Ainslie George Robert Ainslie (1776–1839) was a Scottish general, noted for his coin collecting pursuits.
George Stracey Smyth George Stracey Smyth (4 April 1767 – 27 March 1823) was a British army officer and Lieutenant-Governor of New Brunswick.
Gerald Smyth Lieutenant-Colonel Gerald Bryce Ferguson Smyth, DSO and Bar, French and Belgian Croix de Guerre (7 September 1885 – 17 July 1920) was a British Army officer and police officer who was at the ce...
Graham Seton Hutchison Lieutenant-Colonel Graham Seton Hutchison (1890–1946) was a British First World War army officer, military theorist, author of both adventure novels and non-fiction works and fascist activist.
Gustavus Hamilton Blenkinsopp Coulson Gustavus Hamilton Blenkinsopp Coulson VC DSO was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to ...
Guy Carleton, 1st Baron Dorchester Guy Carleton, 1st Baron Dorchester, KB (3 September 1724 – 10 November 1808), known between 1776 and 1786 as Sir Guy Carleton, was an Anglo-Irish soldier and administrator.
Henry Dawnay, 3rd Viscount Downe Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Pleydell Dawnay, 3rd Viscount Downe FRS (8 April 1727–9 December 1760), was a British soldier and politician.
Innes Ireland Robert McGregor Innes Ireland, was a British military officer, engineer, and motor racing driver.
James Frederick Lyon Lieutenant General Sir James Frederick Lyon, KCB GCH (1775–1842) was an officer of the British Army and Governor of Barbados.
James Grant (Waterloo) Major-General James Grant C.B. (1778 – 5 April 1852) was the son of James Grant of Dalvey, of the line of the Baronets Grant of Dalvey, Elgin, themselves an offshoot of Grant of Grant.
James Learmonth Sir James Rögnvald Learmonth (1895 – 1967) was a Scottish surgeon who made pioneering advances in nerve surgery.
John Frederick MacKay Lieutenant-Colonel John Frederick MacKay was a Scottish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to Bri...
John Talbot Coke Major General John Talbot Coke (1841-1912) of Trusley in South Derbyshire was a British Army officer that served in the 25th Foot (King's Own Scottish Borderers) between 1859 to 1901.
John Tiltman Brigadier John Hessell Tiltman MC (25 May 1894 – 10 August 1982) was a British Army officer who worked in intelligence, often at or with the Government Code and Cypher School (GC&CS) starting in...
Lord George Lennox General Lord George Henry Lennox (29 November 1737 – 25 March 1805) was the second son of Charles Lennox, 2nd Duke of Richmond, and was thus descended from King Charles II of England.
M. A. R. Herries Sir Michael Alexander Robert Young-Herries MC was the Chairman and Managing Director of Jardine Matheson & Co. from 1963 to 1970 and was the Chairman of The Royal Bank of Scotland from 1978 to 1991.
Martin Archer-Shee Sir Martin Archer Shee RA (December 23, 1769 – August 13, 1850) was a British portrait painter and president of the Royal Academy.
Robert Craufurd Major-General Robert Craufurd (5 May 1764 – 23 January 1812) was a Scottish soldier.
Robert Melville Robert Melville (12 October 1723 – 29 August 1809) was a general in the British Army and an antiquary.
Robert Ross (British Army officer) Robert Ross (176612 September 1814) was an Anglo-Irish British Army officer who participated in the Napoleonic Wars and the War of 1812, (1812-1815).
Role of Douglas Haig in 1918 In 1918 Field Marshal Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig commanded the BEF in the defeat of the German Spring Offensives, the Allied victory at Amiens, and the Hundred Days Offensive, which led to the ...
Russell Fairgrieve Sir Thomas Russell Fairgrieve CBE (3 May 1924 – 17 February 1999) was a Scottish Conservative and Unionist politician.
Samuel Hill Lawrence Major Samuel Hill Lawrence VC (22 January 1831 – 17 June 1868), born in Cork, was an Irish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of th...
Stephen Ponsonby Peacocke Captain Stephen Ponsonby Peacocke (1813–1872), was a British officer of the Bombay Army and an artist notable for his 17 paintings of historic landscape views in the Nilgiri Hills in South India.
Thomas Gillespie (rower) Thomas Cunningham Gillespie (14 December 1892 – 18 October 1914) was a Scottish rower who competed in the 1912 Summer Olympics.
Thomas L. Purdom Captain Thomas Laurence Purdom was a World War I flying ace credited with 13 confirmed aerial victories.
Timothy Toyne Sewell Major-General Timothy Patrick Toyne Sewell DL (born 7 July 1941) is a former British Army officer who became Commandant of the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst.
Timothy Toyne-Sewell Major-General Timothy Patrick Toyne Sewell DL is a former British Army officer who became Commandant of the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst.
Tom Cecil Noel Lieutenant Tom Cecil Noel, (12 December 1897 – 22 August 1918), Military Cross with Bar, was a World War I infantry officer turned aerial observer, notable for winning a Military Cross for brave...
Tommy Muirhead Thomas "Tommy" Allan Muirhead (24 January 1897 in Cowdenbeath, Fife – 27 May 1979 in Helensburgh) was a Scottish footballer who played for Hibernian, Rangers and Scotland.
W. C. Sellar Walter Carruthers Sellar (27 December 1898 – 11 June 1951) was a Scottish humourist who wrote for Punch.
Walter Torrie Forrest Major Walter Torrie Forrest (died on 19 April 1917, aged 36) was a Scottish rugby union player.
William Henry Thomas Sylvester William Henry Thomas Sylvester VC (16 April 1831 – 13 March 1920) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the en...
William Keppel (governor) General Sir William Keppel GCB (died 11 December 1834 in Paris) was a British soldier and colonial administrator.
William Napier (British Army officer) Major-General William Craig Emilius Napier (18 March 1818 – 23 September 1903) was a British Army officer who became Governor of the Royal Military College Sandhurst.
William Napier, 13th Lord Napier Lt. Col. William Francis Cyril James Hamilton Napier, 13th Lord Napier, 4th Baron Ettrick DL was a Scottish soldier and courtier.