Roon, Count von (18031879)

Roon, Count von, Prussian general, born in Pomerania; was Minister of War in 1859 and of Marine in 1861; was distinguished for the important reforms he effected in the organisation of the Prussian army, conspicuous in the campaigns of 1866 and 1871-72 (18031879).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Rooke, Sir George * Root, George Frederick
Romulus
Ronaldshay, North and South
Roncesvalles
Ronda
Rondeau
Rondo
Ronsard, Pierre
Röntgen, Wilhelm Konrad von
Röntgen Rays
Rooke, Sir George
Roon, Count von
Root, George Frederick
Root and Branch Men
Ropemaker, The Beautiful
Rorke's Drift
Rosa, Carl
Rosa, Salvator
Rosamond, Fair
Rosario
Rosary
Rosas, Jean Manuel