Alexander Ross (British Army officer) General Alexander Ross (1742–1827) was a British officer who served in the American War of Independence and in India, rising to the rank of general.
Arthur Daly Major-General Arthur Crawford Daly (14 May 1871 – 28 August 1936) was a senior British Army officer.
Arthur Jaques Captain Arthur Jaques (7 March 1888 – 27 September 1915) was an English cricketer.
Charles Griffiths (British Army officer) Lieutenant-General Charles Griffiths (3 August 1763 – 31 May 1829) was a British soldier, foster brother to Prince Frederick, Duke of York and Albany, Lieutenant-General and Governor of Yarmouth...
Charles Jefferyes Major-General Charles Jefferyes (other spellings exist; died 1765) was an officer of the British Army.
Conwyn Mansel-Jones Colonel Conwyn Mansel-Jones VC CMG DSO (14 June 1871 – 29 May 1942) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the ...
Cornelius Smelt Cornelius Smelt (August 1748 – 28 November 1832) was an administrator who served as Lieutenant Governor of the Isle of Man from 1805 until his death in 1832.
Cyril Deverell Field Marshal Sir Cyril John Deverell, GCB, KBE, ADC, DL (9 November 1874 – 12 May 1947) was a British career military officer who served as Chief of the Imperial General Staff in 1936 and...
Douglas Berneville-Claye Douglas Webster St Aubyn Berneville-Claye (1917 – 1975), born Douglas Berneville Claye, was a British Nazi collaborator and member of the S.S. British Free Corps during the Second World War.
Douglas Camfield Douglas Gaston Sydney Camfield (8 May 1931 – 27 January 1984) was an accomplished director for television from the 1960s to the 1980s.
Edmund Boyle, 8th Earl of Cork General Edmund Boyle, 8th Earl of Cork and Orrery KP (21 October 1767 – 29 June 1856), styled Viscount Dungarvan from 1768 to 1798, was an Irish soldier and peer.
Edmund Costello Brigadier-General Edmund William Costello VC CMG CVO DSO (7 August 1873 – 7 June 1949) was a British Indian Army officer and a recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious a...
Edric Bastyan Lieutenant-General Sir Edric Montague Bastyan, KCMG, KCVO, KBE, CB was Governor of South Australia from 4 April 1961 until 1 June 1968 then Governor of Tasmania from 2 December 1968 until 30 Nov...
Edward Braddock General Edward Braddock was a British soldier and commander-in-chief for the 13 colonies during the actions at the start of the French and Indian War which is also known in Europe as the Seven Years' War.
Frederick Maitland General Frederick Maitland (3 September 1763 - 27 January 1848) was the youngest son of the hon.
George Sanders (VC) George Sanders VC MC (8 July 1894 – 4 April 1950) 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 ...
Giles Cooper Giles Stannus Cooper OBE (9 August 1918 – 2 December 1966) was an Anglo-Irish playwright and prolific radio dramatist, writing over sixty scripts for BBC radio and television.
Harold Walden Harold Adrian Walden (10 October 1887 – 2 December 1955) was an English amateur football player who competed in the 1912 Summer Olympics.
Henry Knight Storks Sir Henry Knight Storks GCMG GCB (1811 – 6 September 1874) was a British soldier and colonial governor.
Herbert Watts Lieutenant-General Sir Herbert Edward Watts KCB KCMG (14 February 1858 - 15 October 1934) was a British Army officer who commanded 7th Division and later XIX Corps during World War I.
Hugh Bateman-Champain Brigadier-General Hugh Frederick Bateman-Champain, CMG (6 April 1869 – 7 October 1933) was an Indian Army officer and also an England cricketer.
James Edward Alexander Major-General Sir James Edward Alexander of Westerton was a Scottish soldier, traveller and author.
James Gabriel Montresor James Gabriel Montresor (19 November 1704 – 6 January 1776) was a British military engineer.
James Noel Tetley Brigadier James Noel Tetley, DSO, TD, DL, LLD was a member of a prominent Yorkshire brewing family and a senior officer in Britain's Territorial Army who saw active service in Italy during World...
John Ready Major General The Honourable John Ready (c.
John Whitelocke John Whitelocke (1757 – 23 October 1833) was a British Army officer.
John Womersley Captain John Herbert Greenwood Womersley was a World War I flying ace credited with five aerial victories.
Kenneth Hargreaves Brigadier Kenneth Hargreaves, CBE, TD DL was a British soldier and industrialist who held several local offices in Yorkshire.
Lawrence Oates Captain Lawrence Edward Grace "Titus" Oates was an English cavalry officer with the 6th Dragoons, and later an Antarctic explorer, who died during the Terra Nova Expedition. Oates, afflicted with gangrene and frostbite, walked from his tent into a blizzard.
Major Booth Major William Booth (10 December 1886 in Lowtown, Pudsey, Yorkshire, England – 1 July 1916 near La Cigny, France) was a cricketer who played for Yorkshire County Cricket Club between 1908 and 19...
Maurice Harland Maurice Henry Harland was a 20th-century Anglican bishop, his most significant appointment being Bishop of Durham from 1956 to 1966.
Maurice Wilson Maurice Wilson MC (21 April 1898 – 1934) was a British soldier, mystic, mountaineer and aviator who is known for his ill-fated attempt to climb Mount Everest alone in 1934.
Maxmillian Wood Lieutenant Colonel Maxmillian David Francis Wood DSO (22 February 1873 – 22 August 1915) was an English cricketer.
Mike Osborn Colonel Michael Ashby Chadwick Osborn DSO, OBE, MC was an officer in the British Army.
Octavius Temple Octavius Temple, born 1784, died 1834 was Lieutenant Governor of Sierra Leone and Superintendent General of the Liberated Africans Department (1833), British soldier and colonial official.
Percy Dodd Percy William Dodd was a British classicist who taught at the Universities of Leeds and Oxford.
Peregrine Hopson Peregrine Thomas Hopson (1685–1759) was a British army officer who commanded the 40th Regiment of Foot and saw extensive service during the Eighteenth Century and rose to the rank of Major General.
Peter Russell (politician) Peter Russell (11 June 1733 – 30 September 1808) was a gambler, government official, politician and judge in Upper Canada.
Richard England (general) Sir Richard England was a general in the British Army, born at Detroit, which was then part of Upper Canada.
Richard Meinertzhagen Colonel Richard Henry Meinertzhagen, CBE, DSO (3 March 1878 – 17 June 1967) was a British soldier, intelligence officer and ornithologist.
Roland Kitson, 3rd Baron Airedale Captain Roland Dudley Kitson, 3rd Baron Airedale (19 July 1882 – 20 March 1958), businessman, was born in Leeds, son of Sir James Kitson, 1st Baron Airedale and his second wife, Mary Laura daugh...
Samuel Meekosha Samuel Meekosha VC, who changed his name by deed poll to Samuel Ingham in 1942, was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the ...
Stanley Jackson Sir Francis Stanley Jackson, GCSI, GCIE, PC, KStJ (21 November 1870 – 9 March 1947), known as the Honourable Stanley Jackson during his playing career, was an English cricketer, soldier an...
Terence Edward Waters Lieutenant Terence Edward Waters GC (June 1, 1929 – April 22, 1951) was a British soldier who was awarded the George Cross in recognition of gallant and distinguished services whilst a prisoner ...
Terry Waters (GC) Lieutenant Terence Edward Waters GC (1 June 1929 – 22 April 1951), known as Terry Waters, was a British soldier who was awarded the George Cross in recognition of gallant and distinguished...
Thomas Fowke Lieutenant General Thomas Fowke (circa 1690 – 29 March 1765) was a British Army officer who was appointed Governor of Gibraltar.
Thomas Gore Browne Colonel Sir Thomas Robert Gore Browne KCMG CB (3 July 1807 – 17 April 1887) was a British colonial administrator, who was Governor of St Helena, Governor of New Zealand, Governor of Tasmania and...
Walter de Voil The Very Rev Walter Harry de Voil was Dean of Brechin from 1957 until 1964.
Walter Kitchener Lieutenant-General Sir Frederick Walter Kitchener KCB (26 May 1858 – 6 March 1912), known as Walter Kitchener, was a British soldier and colonial administrator.
William Basil Weston William Basil Weston 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 British and Commonwealt...
William Herbert (British Army officer) Major-General William Herbert was a British Army officer, the fifth son of Thomas Herbert, 8th Earl of Pembroke by his wife Margaret, daughter of Sir Robert Sawyer of Highclere.