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Alan Brooke

Alan BrookeAKA Alan Francis Brooke

Born: 23-Jul-1883
Birthplace: Bagnères-de-Bigorre, France
Died: 17-Jun-1963
Location of death: Hartley Wintney, Hampshire, England
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Military

Nationality: Northern Ireland
Executive summary: Chief military advisor to Churchill

Military service: British Army (Royal Artillery, WWI, Field Marshal, WWII)

Father: Victor Brooke (b. 1843, d. 1891 pneumonia)
Mother: Alice Bellingham
Wife: Jane Mary Richardson (m. 1914, d. 1925, one daughter, one son)
Son: Tom (2nd Viscount Alanbrooke, d. 1968 without issue)
Wife: Benita Blanche (m. 1929, d. 1968, one daughter)
Daughter: (d. 1961 riding accident)
Son: Victor (3rd Viscount Alanbrooke)

    University: Royal Military Academy Woolwich
    Teacher: Lecturer, Staff College, Camberley
    Teacher: Lecturer, Imperial Defence College
    Administrator: Chancellor, Queen's University Belfast (1949-63)

    Order of the Garter
    Order of Merit

    Tunisian Victory (16-Mar-1944) · Himself

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