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Cecil Stanley Gaskain

Cecil Stanley Gaskain

Died 7/5/1917, 104 years ago

Lieutenant in the Royal Flying Corps. Killed in action aged 25. He is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial, France.

War dead, War Memorial WW1, France

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Revd. Thomas Helmore

Revd. Thomas Helmore

Born 7/5/1811, 210 years ago

Choir-master and hymn-writer. Born Kidderminster. Died at home in Pimlico.

Person, Music / songs, Religion

1 memorial

John Gurney Hoare

John Gurney Hoare

Born 7/5/1810, 211 years ago

Born near Inverforth House, Hampstead. From the banking family. The prime mover in the battle to save Hampstead Heath from development. He was also the prime founder of Christ Church in Hampstead S...

Person, Philanthropy, France

1 memorial

Sir Samuel John Gurney Hoare, Viscount Templewood

Sir Samuel John Gurney Hoare, Viscount Templewood

Died 7/5/1959, 62 years ago

Politician. Born London, grandson of John Gurney Hoare, into the banking family, originally Quaker but Catholic by this time. Married Lady Maud Lygon and had their London home at 18 Cadogan Gardens...

Person, Politics & Administration

1 memorial

Sir Hugh Lane

Sir Hugh Lane

Died 7/5/1915, 106 years ago

Art dealer and collector. Born Hugh Percy Lane  In Ballybrack House, Douglas, Cork. He moved to London, and opened an art gallery in 1898. Here he developed a reputation as a shrewd gentleman-deale...

Person, Art, Ireland

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