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Millner, John (fl. 1701–1736), soldier and military writer, served throughout Marlborough's campaigns of 1701–12 with the Royal regiment of Ireland (18th foot) in which he attained the rank of orderly room sergeant. He was the author of a Compendious journal of all the marches, battles, sieges … and other actions of the … allies in their … war against … France in … Holland, Germany and Flanders … under the … duke of Marlborough...

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Smith, Thomas (fl. 1600–1601), soldier and writer on gunnery, of Berwick upon Tweed, was the author of The Art of Gunnery, first published in 1601. The book was dedicated on 2 May 1600 to Smith's commander, the governor of the town and castle and warden of the eastern march, ...

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Stanegrave, Sir Roger (fl. 1280s–1331), soldier and writer, probably took his name from Stonegrave in the North Riding of Yorkshire, but the details of his early life are obscure. Perhaps he was related to the John of Stonegrave whose inquisition post mortem of 1295 shows him to have been a landowner in ...