Bishop, Richard Evelyn Donohue [Dick] (1925–1989), mechanical engineer and naval architect, was born on 1 January 1925 in Lewisham, London, the elder son (there were no daughters) of Norman Richard Bishop, chief accountant and director of Tar Residuals Ltd, and his wife, Dorothy Mary Wood...
W. Geraint Price
revised by Andrew Lambert
Green, William Pringle (1785–1846), naval officer and mechanical engineer, was born apparently at Halifax, Nova Scotia, the eldest son of Benjamin Green (d. 1794), treasurer of the province of Nova Scotia, a member of the house of assembly, and a justice of the ...
Rolt, Anthony Peter Roylance [Tony] (1918–2008), soldier, racing driver, and engineer, was born on 16 October 1918 at Forest Lodge, Hollywater, Alton, Hampshire, the fourth child and only son of Brigadier-General Stuart Peter Rolt (1862–1933), army officer, and his wife, Evelyn Roylance, née...
R. H. Vetch
revised by M. G. M. Jones
Wallace, William Arthur James (1842–1902), army officer and railway engineer, was born at Kingstown, co. Dublin, on 4 January 1842, the son of William James Wallace JP of co. Wexford. Educated at private schools and the Royal Military Academy, Woolwich, he was commissioned lieutenant in the ...