Byng



Julian Hedworth George
[hed-werth] /ˈhɛd wərθ/ (Show IPA), (Viscount Byng of Vimy) 1862–1935, English general: governor general of Canada 1921–26.
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Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 4 Various
Starman’s Quest Robert Silverberg
Alas! Rhoda Broughton
Starman’s Quest Robert Silverberg
How Britannia Came to Rule the Waves W.H.G. Kingston
Starman’s Quest Robert Silverberg
Alas! Rhoda Broughton
Gallipoli Diary, Volume 2 Ian Hamilton
Alas! Rhoda Broughton
Gallipoli Diary, Volume 2 Ian Hamilton

noun
George, Viscount Torrington. 1663–1733, British admiral: defeated fleet of James Edward Stuart, the Old Pretender, off Scotland (1708); defeated Spanish fleet off Messina (1717)
his son John. 1704–57, English admiral: executed after failing to relieve Minorca
Julian Hedworth George, 1st Viscount Byng of Vimy. 1862–1935, British general in World War I; governor general of Canada (1921–26)

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