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Who is Albert Goldsmid?
Albert Goldsmid: Colonel Albert Edward Williamson Goldsmid, MVO was a British officer. He was the founder of the Jewish Lads' Brigade and the Maccabaeans.
- also known as Albert Edward Williamson Goldsmid, Colonel Albert Edward Williamson Goldsmid
- born on (169 years ago) in Pune, child of Henry Edward Goldsmid and Jessie Sarah Goldsmid
- nationality: United Kingdom
- parent of Muriel Carmel
- died on (111 years ago)
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by William D. Rubinstein, Michael Jolles, Hilary L. Rubinstein
Benjamin's son Albert Goldsmid (1793–1861) entered the army, fought in the Peninsular War, and rose to the rank ofmajor-general, one ofthe first officers ofJewish background to reach that rank. ODNB;JE; EJ; Endelman, Georgian England.
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