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  Richard Antrim - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Richard Nott Antrim (17 December 1907 – 7 March 1969) was a U.S. Navy officer who received the Medal of Honor for his actions as a prisoner of war during World War II.
Antrim was born in Peru, Indiana and entered the United States Naval Academy in 1927, graduating on 4 June 1931.
Antrim, wounded in the action, helped to gather the life rafts around the boat to facilitate the distribution of what meager supplies were available to the men.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Richard_Antrim   (1216 words)

 USS Antrim (FFG-20) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
USS Antrim (FFG-20), twelfth ship of the Oliver Hazard Perry class of guided-missile frigates, was named for Rear Admiral Richard Nott Antrim (1907–1969).
Ordered from Todd Pacific, Seattle, WA on 28 February 1977 as part of the FY77 program, Antrim was laid down on 21 June 1978, launched on 27 March 1979, and commissioned on 26 September 1981.
The first Antrim, (AK-159) was laid down 18 April 1944 at Richmond, Calif., launched on 17 July 1944 and, after her delivery to and acceptance by the Navy on 31 October 1944, was commissioned the same day.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/USS_Antrim_(FFG-20)   (225 words)

 Gathering Leaves - A Family History Encyclopedia - Person Page 3
Catherine Elenora Bannon appeared on the census of 1880 in the household of Richard Bannon and Henrietta Knox Kelsey in Louisville, Jefferson Co., Kentucky.
Richard Bannon and Henrietta Knox Kelsey appeared on the census of 1880 in Louisville, Jefferson Co., Kentucky.
The townland of Killough in County Antrim is in the Parish of Aghalee?
www.gatheringleaves.org /p3.htm   (4521 words)

 Antrim1844 News Archive
In this story, Lee uses Antrim as his headquarters and many of his most important strategic decisions are set against the familiar backdrop of Antrim’s Drawing Rooms and grounds as well as the rooftop cupola, which provided an extraordinary bird's-eye view of the battlefields at Gettysburg.
Antrim's next wine dinner will be held October 21 when we taste the wines of Chateau de Beaucastel.
In July Antrim’s owners, Richard and Dort Mollett, visited the winery to taste their current releases and were given a private tour by owner Marc Perrin.
www.antrim1844.com /news/news_archive.html   (968 words)

 The Courtenay Family in Ireland part 1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Richard Courtenay could have been born at Powderham; however it is more likely that he was from a junior branch of the family in Devonshire.
If Richard descended from one of these junior branches, it is certainly possible that Chichester would recognize the family connection, and include him among the beneficiaries of the Irish lands he parceled out after being appointed Lord Lieutenant of Ireland in 1604.
Perhaps Richard Courtenay married a daughter of this Sir James MacDonnell, or perhaps he married one of the daughters of Sorley Boy MacDonnell, Sir Randal's father and the original grantee of the Antrim lands.
home.rochester.rr.com /thatchertree/history1.htm   (418 words)

 Military.com Content
Richard Nott Antrim was executive officer of the destroyer Pope, sunk several weeks earlier during the Battle of the Java Sea.
Bowing slightly to Antrim, the commandant signaled that the unconscious officer should be carried to the dispensary.
Antrim's willingness to sacrifice himself for another reflected the ancient Japanese code of "bushido," or warrior loyalty.
www.military.com /Content/MoreContent?file=ML_antrim_bkp   (322 words)

 Richard Nott Antrim, Rear Admiral, United States Navy
Antrim, watching the beating with the other prisoners, finally had enough.
Antrim argued the officer's case to the Japanese.
Antrim was unable to control his fury and disgust.
www.arlingtoncemetery.net /rantrim.htm   (774 words)

 The Wild Geese Today -- The War of 1812
But its remembrance of the deeds of its men at war is far from modest: At the junction of two roads that course through the village stands a handsome 30-foot-high granite monument to its veterans of the War of 1812 and the Civil War.
Richard was captured, sentenced to death in Coleraine, County Derry, his head to be chopped off and placed on a spike in the market square -- where others were displayed -- to warn and cow the populace.
[Richard Caldwell, captain and rebel general, was commemorated in an illustrated lecture in New York's St. Paul's Chapel, Sunday April 19, the kick-off program of a series of programs marking Ireland's Rebellion of 1798.
www.thewildgeese.com /pages/1812.html   (766 words)

 FFG 20 Antrim
Antrim'S operational role is to complement the fleet's ability to keep the world's sea lanes open and free, and to provide for in-depth protection of military and merchant shipping, underway logistics groups, and amphibious forces.
The cross throughout the shield is an allusion to the Navy Cross awarded Admiral Antrim for action in the battle of Java Sea in the Dutch East Indies.
RADM Antrim was born on 17 December 1907 in Peru, Indiana.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/agency/navy/ffg-20.htm   (798 words)

 Military.com History
Rear Adm. Richard Nott Antrim: Interned at Makassar during World War II, Antrim earned the respect of his Japanese captors when he stood up to them on behalf of a fellow prisoner of war.
John Armstrong: Despite Secretary of War John Armstrong's assurances to the contrary, British forces were able to invade Washington and burn the Capitol and the White House during the War of 1812.
Richard Blackburn Black: Richard Blackburn Black's training came in handy during the three Antarctic expeditions he made with Adm. Richard Byrd.
www.military.com /History/History_Period?service=Navy   (365 words)

Richard Nott Antrim—born in Peru, Indiana, on 17 December 1907—entered the Naval Academy in 1927 and graduated on 4 June 1931.
In the spring of 1938, Antrim arrived on the Asiatic Station and served as executive officer of Bittern.
The first Antrim, (AK-159) was laid down under a Maritime Commission contract (MC hull 2104) on 18 April 1944 at Richmond, Calif., by Kaiser Cargo, Inc.; launched on 17 July 1944; sponsored by Mrs.
www.history.navy.mil /danfs/a9/antrim-i.htm   (1473 words)

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A, 1991, Navy Department, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Naval History Division, Washington, D.C. Antrim, Richard Nott A lakeshore county in northwestern Michigan, organized in 1863; Bellaire is its county seat Richard Nott Antrim-born in Peru, Indiana, on 17 December 1907-entered the Naval Academy in 1927 and graduated on 4 June 1931.
In the spring of 1938, Antrim arrived on the Asiatic Station and served as executive officer of BITTERN (AM-36) before joining POPE (DD-225) in December 1939, as her executive officer.
Antrim cooly selected targets for his guns and torpedoes, placing his shots so accurately in the midst of a large Japanese convoy" and thus inflicting damage to several enemy ships.
www.hazegray.org /danfs/bios/antrim.txt   (1157 words)

 Richard Nott Antrim - No Greater Love
I am especially indebted to Judy Antrim Laylon for her assistance in putting together this glimpse into history that needs to be told and retold, not to glorify the heroism of the humble hero who graced our world, but so that his example can inspire others to put the needs of others before themselves.
Richard Nott Antrim was born in Peru, Indiana where he lived his early life with his mother Mary who was a local school teacher.
But the actions of Lieutenant Antrim that day in April gave the Japanese guards a new appreciation for their prisoners and the torture and beatings lessened for a time.
www.homeofheroes.com /brotherhood/antrim.html   (3224 words)

 Descendants of Richard McAlister (R04) 1
Richard MCALLASTER was born on December 26, 1779 in Antrim, NH He died in Antwerp NY He was married to Cythia POWERS (daughter of Ashael POWERS and Eleanor BRAGG) on December 6, 1804 in Springfield, Vermont.
Anna MCALLASTER was born on March 3, 1783 in Antrim, NH She died on January 15, 1877 in Antwerp NY She was married to Daniel HEALD on December 8, 1802 in Springfield, Vermont.
Richard MCALLISTER was born in 1773 in Bedford, NH He died on November 19, 1845 in Antrim, NH He is buried on the hill in Antrim.
www.clanmcalister.org /wworth.html   (7559 words)

 Amazon.com: Juggernaut (1974): Video: Richard Lester,Richard Harris,Omar Sharif,David Hemmings,Anthony Hopkins,Shirley ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
One of director Richard Lester's least-known films, Juggernaut was part of the wave of disaster movies of the early 1970s--and one of the only ones with a sense of intelligence.
Richard Harris, in one of his most controlled performances, plays a bomb expert called aboard a luxury liner in midocean; the ship has been commandeered by an anonymous terrorist, demanding money before he starts setting off bombs he has planted around the vessel.
The direction by Richard Lester, better known for his comedic musical films with The Beatles and not thrillers, is fast paced, with some superb effects; I especially like the suspenseful moments when the demolition crew arrives on the scene, parachuting into the stormy sea.
www.amazon.com /Juggernaut-Richard-Lester/dp/6302658578   (2348 words)

Richard and Genevieve Jaquays were kind to show me pictures and speak about them.
Richard is a nephew of Omar and he is the son of Elsie Steenbergh Jaquays.
Richard told me that Charles lived on Benjamin Street in Romeo, Michigan and as a child, remembers visiting there.
www.online-isp.com /~maggie/antrim/justic.htm   (1789 words)

 MOH Citation for Richard Antrim
Antrim courageously appealed to the fanatic enemy, risking his own life in a desperate effort to mitigate the punishment.
Antrim gallantly stepped forward and indicated to the perplexed guards that he would take the remainder of the punishment, throwing the Japanese completely off balance in their amazement and eliciting a roar of acclaim from the suddenly inspired Allied prisoners.
By his fearless leadership and valiant concern for the welfare of another, he not only saved the life of a fellow officer and stunned the Japanese into sparing his own life but also brought about a new respect for American officers and men and a great improvement in camp living conditions.
www.homeofheroes.com /moh/citations_1940_wwii/antrim_richard.html   (406 words)

 Education - Information - Educational Resources - Encyclopedia - Music - Ri
Richard Temple-Nugent-Brydges-Chandos-Grenville, 1st Duke of Buckingham and Chandos
Richard Temple-Nugent-Brydges-Chandos-Grenville, 3rd Duke of Buckingham and Chandos
Richard, Duke of York (Prince in the Tower)
education.music.us /Ri.htm   (102 words)

 Antrim 1844
Nestled at the foot of the rolling Catoctin Mountains in Central Maryland, this unique country house hotel is acclaimed for its cuisine and luxurious accommodations.
Built in 1844, Antrim was once a thriving plantation and is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Located just 15 minutes from Historic Gettysburg, Antrim 1844 Country House Hotel offers a spectacular setting for romantic getaways, fine dining, elegant weddings, family reunions or corporate meetings and events.
www.antrim1844.com   (124 words)

 Glens of antrim - Ireland Cycling Tours: Glens of Antrim Safari   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Richard was six years old when he along with his family decided to return to Ireland, settling down in the beautiful green glens of County Antrim.
Ballycastle, Ballycastle town is at the heart of the famous Nine Glens of Antrim and the Causway coast.
Glens of Antrim: Visit TripAdvisor, your source for the web's best unbiased reviews and articles about Glens of Antrim in County Antrim, Northern Ireland.
findereasy.com /fnra/glens-of-antrim.htm   (321 words)

 Kernohan Griffith's Valuation of Ireland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
These names are from the "Primary Valuation of Tenements, 1848-1864" by Sir Richard Griffith.
Information given is the name of each occupant, name of townland or city location, and the area and valure of the occupant's landholdings.
Antrim Ahoghill Moyasset [Comment - Bob] KERNOHAN, Wm.
members.aol.com /genelady52/KernohanGriffiths.html   (120 words)

 Site Template -- Geneology
FRANCIS McGARRY, 10 (Servant) [Unmarried] - WINER (Antrim)
TERESSA WARD, 17 (Servant) [Unmarried] - WINER (Antrim)
ISABELLA DIXON, 14 (Servant) [Unmarried] - NURSE (Antrim)
1851.4t.com   (8423 words)

 Courier-Post Engagements, Weddings, and Anniversaries   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Doris Mae (Milnor) and Richard Stanley Antrim of Deptford celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Oct. 2.
They have three children: Doreen Venables of Cinnaminson, Diane Carriero of Gloucester Township and Richard of Lindenwold.
Use of this site signifies your agreement to the Terms of Service and Privacy Policy, updated June 7, 2005.
www.courierpostonline.com /scrapbook/antrim1225.html   (87 words)

 New Zealand Books
Ancient Quarrel Between Philosophy and Poetry :: Richard Kannicht
Antrim House and Its Occupants :: Peter Attwell
Birds and Small Mammals :: Richard E R Porter
www.newzealandbooks.co.nz /ep-new-zealand-books.htm   (4019 words)

 1851 Irish Census Fagments for County Antrim, Ballinderry - Free Ireland Genealogy Search at Ancestor Search
26 AGHADAVY TOWNLAND, Ballinderry County Antrim (1851) HENRY FRIAR, HEAD, M, 57, FARM LABOURER, County Antrim, ANN FRIAR, WIFE, M, 50, NONE, County Armagh,
30 AGHADAVY TOWNLAND, Ballinderry County Antrim (1851) ANN BECKETT, HEAD, W, 50, NONE, County Antrim,
3 BALLINDERRY TOWNLAND, Ballinderry County Antrim (1851) ANN MCPHERSON, HEAD, W, 56, LABOURER, County Antrim,
searchforancestors.com /locality/ireland/census1851/ballinderry.html   (8456 words)

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