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Monck

George. 1st Duke of Albemarle. 1608--70, English general. In the Civil War he was a Royalist until captured (1644) and persuaded to support the Commonwealth. After Cromwell's death he was instrumental in the restoration of Charles II (1660)
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They are among a range of exotic species which were planted in the Meadow Garden for autumnal effect by Belsay estate owners Charles Monck and then Arthur Middleton.
Peter set up the group in 2012 in memory of his grandfather, Fred Monck, who joined up in 1916.
Reps: Watchurst, Broad, Johnson, Bowen, J Davies, Monck, Rogers, Rosser, Townsend.
Monck E, Reynolds J and Wigfall V, The Role of Concurrent Planning: Making permanent placements for young children, London: BAAF, 2003
Each of the British appointees to the office during this period--Lord Elgin (1847-54); Sir Edmund Head (1854-61); Lord Monck (1861-8); Sir John Young, later Lord Lisgar (1868-72); and Lord Dufferin (1872- 8)--are examined in terms of how their individual characters influenced the process.
A militia bill was introduced in the Canadian legislature in 1862, prodded by Governor General Monck and supported by the Macdonald-Cartier coalition.
As well as more obvious subjects (Montgomery, Lord Kitchener, Duke of Wellington et al), Urban looks at relatively unknown commanders such as Civil War figure George Monck and William Howe, who commanded British forces during the American War of Independence.
I must reveal a vested interest--my great, great grandfather, Charles Monck, was the first Governor General of the Dominion.
Informative and entertaining presentation led by a 17th century soldier who tells of life under Oliver Cromwell's Commander of Scotland General George Monck.
Meanwhile, George-Etienne Cartier is about to write an angry letter to Governor-General Lord Monck complaining that he too deserves to be knighted for his service to the country.
CEREMONIAL Secretariate at Ashley House, Monck Street, London SW1P 2BQ will send you a form and details of how to apply, but you cannot nominate someone for a specific honour, only for an honour in general.