Douglas of Kirtleside
biographical name 1st Baron 1893-1969 William Sholto Douglas British air marshal

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  • Sholto Douglas, 1st Baron Douglas of Kirtleside — Infobox Military Person name=Marshal of the Royal Air Force The Right Honourable The Lord Douglas of Kirtleside GCB, MC, DFC lived=December 23, 1893 October 29, 1969 placeofbirth= Headington, England placeofdeath= Royal Tunbridge Wells, England… …   Wikipedia

  • Douglas (Familienname) — Douglas ist ein englischer Familienname. Herkunft und Bedeutung Der Name leitet sich aus dem Schottisch Gälischen Dubhglais/Dubhghlais ab und bedeutet so viel wie dunkler (gälisch: dubh) Fluss (gälisch: glais) und bezeichnete ursprünglich einen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Marshal of the Royal Air Force — Marshal of the RAF Sir Hugh Trenchard Marshal of the Royal Air Force (MRAF) is the highest rank in the Royal Air Force.[1] In peacetime it was granted to RAF officers in the appointment of Chief of the Defence Staff, and to retired Chiefs o …   Wikipedia

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  • William Douglas — may refer to:Earlsof Douglas*William Douglas, 1st Earl of Douglas (c.1327 1384) *William Douglas, 6th Earl of Douglas (1425 1440) *William Douglas, 8th Earl of Douglas (1425 1452)of Angus*William Douglas, 2nd Earl of Angus (c. 1398 1437) *William …   Wikipedia

  • Lord Douglas — may refer to the following titles:*Marquess of Douglas, (created 1633 in the Peerage of Scotland), a subsidiary title of the Duke of Hamilton*Earl of Douglas, (created 1356/7 in the Peerage of Scotland)*Lord Douglas, (created 1475/6 in the… …   Wikipedia

  • William Douglas — ist der Name der folgenden Personen: William I, Lord of Douglas († 1214) William Longleg, Lord of Douglas ( 1220– 1274) William Douglas the Hardy ( 1240–1299), schottischer Soldat und Governor von Berwick Castle William IV, Lord of Douglas (†… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Baron Douglas — may refer to:*Baron Douglas, of Ambresbury, Co. Wilts, (created 1786 in the Peerage of Great Britain), a subsidiary title held by William Douglas, 4th Duke of Queensberry *Baron Douglas of Douglas Co. Lanark, (created 1790 in the Peerage of Great …   Wikipedia

  • Robert Langton Douglas — (1864 1951), known professionally as R. Langton Douglas, was a wellknown British art critic, lecturer, and author, and director of the National Gallery of Ireland.Douglas was born in Lavenham, Suffolk, England, and educated at New College, Oxford …   Wikipedia

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