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Benjamin Britain
   appeared in the Dickens novel   
The Battle of Life
Manservant of Dr. Jeddler. He later marries Clemency Newcome and together they run the comfortable Nutmeg-Grater and Thimble Inn.
Alfred Heathfield
   appeared in the Dickens novel   
The Battle of Life
Ward of Dr. Jeddler who loves the doctor's youngest daughter, Marion. Marion runs away that her sister, Grace, may marry Alfred. Alfred becomes a doctor for the poor.
Dr. Anthony Jeddler
   appeared in the Dickens novel   
The Battle of Life
Country doctor whose view of life is altered by the sacrifices made by his youngest daughter, Marion, for her sister, Grace.
Grace Jeddler
   appeared in the Dickens novel   
The Battle of Life
Older daughter of Dr. Jeddler. She is the recipient of the sacrifice of her younger sister Marion, who runs away that Grace may marry her beau Alfred Heathfield.
Marion Jeddler
   appeared in the Dickens novel   
The Battle of Life
Younger daughter of Dr. Jeddler. She runs away to live with her Aunt Martha that her sister Grace may marry Alfred Heathfield.
Martha Jeddler
   appeared in the Dickens novel   
The Battle of Life
Maiden sister of Dr. Jeddler. The doctor's younger daughter, Marion, runs away and secretly lives lives with Martha.
Clemency Newcome
   appeared in the Dickens novel   
The Battle of Life
Lovable, awkward, and clumsy servant of Dr. Jeddler. She later marries Benjamin Britain and together they run the comfortable Nutmeg-Grater and Thimble Inn.
Snitchey and Craggs
   appeared in the Dickens novel   
The Battle of Life
Country lawyers who handle the legal affairs of Dr. Jeddler and Michael Warden.
Michael Warden
   appeared in the Dickens novel   
The Battle of Life
Spendthrift lover of Marion Jeddler. Marion supposedly runs away with Warden which, in the end, turns out to be untrue. Later the reformed Warden marries Marion.
Rage Against the Machine
   released the album   
The Battle of Los Angeles (1999)
Charles Sorley
   died in   
1915 aged 20 shot in the Head by a Sniper at the Battle of Loos
war poet Scottish
Fergus Bowes-Lyon
   died in   
1915 aged 26 Killed During the Battle of Loos
soldier, brother to the Queen Mother British
Wyndham Halswelle
   died in   
1915 aged 32 from a Sniper's Bullet at the Battle of Neuve Chapelle
athlete, 400m gold medallist at 1908 Olympic Games Scottish
James Wolfe
   died in   
1759 aged 32 killed During the Battle of the Plains of Abraham
General, established British rule over Canada English
1805
      
The Battle of Trafalgar Was Fought
Lord Nelson defeats the French/Spanish fleet
1815
      
The Battle of Waterloo Was Fought
Napoleon is defeated by Wellington's army. Napoleon is forced into exile.
1854
      
The Battle of Balaclava Was Fought
Oct. 25. During the Crimean War and famous for the Charge of the Light Brigade, subject of the famous poem by Alfred, Lord Tennyson
The Fourth Album
   featured   
The Battle of Evermore
1601
      
The Battle of Kinsale Was Fought
One of the most important battles in Irish history
Air Chief Marshal Sir Hugh Dowding
   appeared in   
The Battle Of Britain
1969
Peter Paul Rubens
   painted   
The Battle of the Amazons
1615; oil on panel, Munich: Alte Pinakothek
U.S.S. Idaho
      
Fire Support for the Battle of Iwo Jima
Commissioned March 1919 -- BB-42
U.S.S. Indiana
      
Fought in the Battle of the Philippine Sea
Commissioned April 1942 -- BB-58
U.S.S. New Mexico
      
Participated in the Battle of Attu and Kiska
Commissioned May 1918 -- BB-40
The Battle of Shiloh Was Fought on Kentucky Soil
   is   
False
It was Tennessee
The Battle of The River Plate (1956)
   starred   
John Gregson, Anthony Quayle and Ian Hunter
Director: Michael Powell. Also starred Jack Gwillim, Bernard Lee & Lionel Murton
The Battle of the Sexes (1959)
   starred   
Peter Sellers, Robert Morley and Constance Cummings
Director: Charles Crichton. Also starred Jameson Clark, Ernest Thesiger & Donald Pleasence
The Battle of The River Plate (1956)
   has the tagline   
The True and Moving Story of a Mighty Sea Battle
Rose O'Neal Greenhow
      
Sent a Secret Message to General Beaureguard Who Won the Battle of Bull Run Due to the Message
Charles Crichton
   directed   
The Battle of the Sexes (1959)
Michael Powell
   directed   
The Battle of The River Plate (1956)
1014
      
The Battle of Clontarf Took Place
The Irish defeat the Vikings but Brian Boru is killed.
1690
      
The Battle of the Boyne Was Fought
James II is defeated.
1691
      
The Battle of Aughrim Was Fought
The army of James II is defeated.
1795
      
The Battle of the Diamond Was Fought
The battle took place between 2 secret societies, the Catholic Defenders and the Protestant Peep O'Day boys. The Defenders are severely defeated.
Giovan Battista Foggini
   created the sculpture   
The Battle of Anghian, 1687
The Grand Old Duke of York
   possibly originated from   
The Battle of Wakefield
In 1460 during the Wars of the Roses between the house of York & the house of Lancaster, the Duke of York & his army marched to his castle at Sandal where Richard took up a defensive position against the Lancastrian army. The Castle was built on top of the site of an old motte and bailey fortress ("he marched them up to the top of the hill"). In a moment of madness he left his castle & went down to attack the Lancastrians (" he marched them down again"). His army was overwhelmed & the Duke of York was killed.
The Battle of New Orleans
   was released by   
Johnny Horton
1959 - inducted in 2002; 6 weeks as #1 on the Billboard Hot 100; 10 weeks as #1 on the C&W chart
Batley Townswomen's Guild Presents the Battle of Pearl Harbour
   was performed by   
Chapman, Cleese, Idle, Jones and Palin
"Ladies and gentlemen, the World of History is proud to present the premiere of the Batley Townswomen's Guild's re-enactment of 'The Battle of Pearl Harbour' ... the two sides set about each other with handbags etc., speeded up 50% just to give it a bit of edge."
1513
      
The Battle of Flodden Field
Invading Scots are defeated by Henry VIII's forces.
The Battle of the Birds
   was written by   
John Francis Campbell
Popular Tales of the West Highlands, 1890
Robert Fulton
   is played by Orson Welles in   
The Battle Of Austerlitz (1960)
J. M. W. Turner
   painted   
The Battle of Trafalgar As Seen from the Mizen Starboard Shrouds of the Victory
1806-08; oil on canvas; Tate Britain, London
Johnny Horton
   reached no. 1 in the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 with   
The Battle of New Orleans
6 weeks, 1959
Paolo Veronese
   painted   
The Battle of Lepanto
C. 1572, oil on canvas; Gallerie dell'Accademia, Venice
Selling England By The Pound
   featured   
The Battle Of Epping Forest
1973
Sgt. Barry Sadler
   reached no. 1 in the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 with   
The Battle of the Green Berets
For 5 weeks in 1966
Richard Armitage
   won for   
The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies (2014)
Best Supporting Actor
The Battle of _____
   is missing   
Algiers
1966. Dir. Gillo Pontecorvo. Banned in France for five years after its release, it depicts events of the Algerian war for independence, both sides being shown to be brutal and misguided.
The Battle of _____
   is missing   
Britain
1969.






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