1 de jan. de 2023 · The Hon. G. V. Wellesley was a brother of the first Duke of Wellington. He became Prebendary of Durham and Chaplain to Queen Victoria and died in 1848. Charles Kingsley was the father of the well-known author, Charles Kingsley, and his brothers George Henry Kingsley, the traveller and writer, and Henry Kingsley, the novelist and essayist.
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Wellington was born in Rome, Italy, on 2 July 1915, the son of Lord Gerald Wellesley, future 7th Duke of Wellington, by his wife Dorothy Violet, daughter of Robert Ashton. He had one younger sister, the socialite Lady Elizabeth Clyde, whose son is the actor and musician Jeremy Clyde. At the time of Wellington's birth, his father G...
Wellington was commissioned a second lieutenant in the Territorial Army in 1936, and was commissioned with the same rank (on probation) in the British Army Reserve in 1939. In 1940, he was given a full commission as a second lieutenant in the Royal Horse Guards Regiment, with the service number 68268. He served in the Second ...
Wellington was involved in business as a Director of Massey Ferguson Holdings Ltd from 1967 to 1989 and of Motor Iberica SA (Spain) from 1967 to 1999. He was appointed a Deputy Lieutenant of Hampshire on 18 April 1975.Through his final year, the Duke continued to conduct public engagements, most recently at the Order of the Garte...
Wellington was twice engaged to Lady Rose Paget, the daughter of Charles Paget, 6th Marquess of Anglesey, who eventually married the Hon. John Francis McLaren. On 28 January 1944 he married Diana Ruth McConnel (1922–2010), only daughter of Major-General Douglas McConnel, of Knockdolian, Colmonell, Ayr, at St. George's Cathed...2 July 1915 – 16 September 1943: Valerian Wellesley16 September 1943 – 4 January 1972: Marquess of Douro4 January 1972 – 31 December 2014: His Grace The Duke of Wellington
On 26 December 1941, as Second Lieutenant Wellesley, Wellesley was awarded the Military Cross"in recognition of distinguished services in the Middle East (including Egypt, East Africa, The Western Desert, The Sudan, Greece, Crete, Syria and Tobruk) during the period February, 1941, to July, 1941." Wellington was appointed a ...Hansard 1803–2005: contributions in Parliament by the Duke of Wellington
Há 1 dia · Wellington is famous for his adaptive defensive style of warfare, resulting in several victories against numerically superior forces while minimising his own losses. He is regarded as one of the greatest defensive commanders of all time, and many of his tactics and battle plans are still studied in military academies around the world.
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23 de jan. de 2023 · Em 26.9.1942, foram os seus restos mortais transferidos para o túmulo no Panteão dos Primeiros Duques de Bragança, na Igreja de Santo Agostinho, em Vila Viçosa." (2) "D.Afonso, 1º Duque de Bragança, morreu em 15 de Dezembro de 1461 no seu Paço de Chaves e o seu túmulo encontra-se no Convento de S. Francisco, nesta cidade."
23 de jan. de 2023 · Today in the middle of the oldest city of America, The Duque De Wellington Hotel is perfectly located to offer the best of treasures of this enchanting city. Nearby the 'Malecon' and 'El Conde' boulevard, this is a special place to stay while you visit Santo Domingo either on vacations or on business.