Asked in Literature & Language, Wellington
How do you index royalty Duke of Wellington or Wellington Duke of?
No Duke of Wellington has been royalty. You mean either peers or nobility. I've most often seen the following form: Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Which, by the way, is how Wikipedia sorts the Iron Duke. ...
Asked in Napoleon Bonaparte, UK History, Wellington
What 6 things named after the 1st Duke of Wellington?
A few of his namesakes include: Wellington, New Zealand. The Vickers Wellesley bomber. The Vickers Wellington bomber. HMS Iron Duke. The 33rd Duke of Wellington Regiment. Wellington College in Berkshire. Wellington Island in India. Beef Wellington. ...
Asked in History of England, Wellington
Was the 5th duke of wellington related to the 1st duke of wellington?
Yes, he was (all the Dukes of Wellington, right up to and including the current, living members of the family, were/are related to the first Duke). ...
Asked in Militaria, Napoleonic Wars
What buttons would the duke of wellington wear on his red coat uniform?
The Duke of Wellington normally wore a blue coat and it was not part of a uniform as he did not wear one. ...