The Library of Congress > Linked Data Service > LC Name Authority File (LCNAF)

Birdwood, Christopher Bromhead Birdwood, Baron, 1899-1962


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • Birdwood, Christopher Bromhead Birdwood, baron, b. 1899
    • Birdwood, C. B., 1899-1962
    • Birdwood, Lord, 1899-1962
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18990522
    • Death Date

        19620105
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) India. Army. Bengal Lancers, 11th
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Birdwood, Christopher Bromhead Birdwood, baron, b. 1899
  • Sources

    • found: A continent experiments: a picture of the present and conjecture for the future with a few memories from the past, 1945:title page (Lt.-Colonel The Hon. C.B. Birdwood, M.V.O)
    • found: India and Pakistan: a continent decides, 1954:title page. (Lord Birdwood)
    • found: Two nations and Kashmir, 1956:title page (Lord Birdwood)
    • found: NUC, 1953-57v. 3., p. 229 (hdg.: Birdwood, Christopher Bromhead Birdwood, baron, 1899- )
    • found: The Peerage, via WWW, October 10, 2013(Lt.-Col. Christopher Bromhead Birdwood, 2nd Baron Birdwood; born May 22, 1899; son of Field Marshal William Riddell Birdwood, 1st Baron Birdwood and Janetta Hope Gonville Bromhead; he gained the rank of officer in 1917 in the service of the King Edward VII's Own Lancers (Probyn's Horse), Indian Army; he was educated at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire, England; he fought in the First World War, and then in the Waziristan Campaign between 1919-1920 and 1937-1938; he was Aide-de-Camp to Commander-in-Chief, India between 1929 and 1930; he gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the service of the King Edward VII's Own Lancers (Probyn's Horse), Indian Army; he fought in the Second World War; he was invested as a Member, Royal Victorian Order (M.V.O.) in 1939; he wrote the following books: A History of the Worcestershire Regiment; A Continent Experiments; A Continent Decides; Two Nations and Kashmir; Nuri as Said: a Study in Arab Leadership; he succeeded to the title of 2nd Baronet Birdwood and to the title of 2nd Baron Birdwood, of Anzac, and of Totnes, co. Devon on May 17, 1951; he died on January 5, 1962)
  • Change Notes

    • 1997-01-02: new
    • 2013-10-15: revised
  • Alternate Formats