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Joel Woolf Barnato "Babe"

Born:
9 Tishri 5656 (27 September 1895)
Died:
22 Av 5708 (27 August 1948)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
BAR3541
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
9 Tishri 5656 (27 September 1895)
Place of birth:
Spencer House, St James Place, London
Date arrived in Britain:
01 January 1914

Death

Date of death:
22 Av 5708 (27 August 1948)
Died in combat?:
No
Place of death:
London
Cause of death:
Thrombosis
Burial place:
St Jude's Church, Englefield Green

Places

Addresses

His home with Dorothy Maitland:
39 Elsworthy Road Hampstead
His flat :
50 Grosvenor Square Mayfair
Country House:
Ardenrun Hall Lingfield, Surry
Farm with Dorothy :
Nuthill Farm Redhill
Built after loss of Ardenrun Hall:
Ridgemead Englefield Green
Purchased 'as an investment after my death':
Perot's Island Bermuda

Schools

Name:
Charterhouse School
Name:
Trinity College, Cambridge

Other Organisations

Name:
Coombe Hill Golf Club, Kingston
Name:
'Bentley Boys'
Date:
1925
Significance:
Rise to fame
Name:
Surrey County Cricket Club
Significance:
Wicket-keeper
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Motorsport Magazine Section

http://www.motorsportmagazine.com/archive/article/november-2000/82/bentleys-head-boy

Wikipedia Article

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woolf_Barnato

Classic Driver Article

https://www.classicdriver.com/en/article/classic-life/woolf-babe-barnato-gentleman-driver

Jewish East End of London on Barnato

http://www.jewisheastend.com/barnato.html

The Rake: Leader of the Pack

http://therake.com/our-world/a-life-most-rakish/the-leader-of-the-pack-woolf-barnato/

Family

Spouse

Dorothy Maitland Falk (female)
Other surname / Maiden name:
Barnato
Place of marriage:
Ritz-Carlton Hotel, London
Country of marriage:
UK

Spouse

Jacqueline Claridge Quealy Greene (female)
Other surname / Maiden name:
Barnato
Place of marriage:
San Francisco, California
Country of marriage:
USA

Spouse

Joan Isachsen (female)
Other surname / Maiden name:
Barnato
Country of marriage:
UK

Children

Diana Walker (female)
Virginia Barnato (female)
Peter Woolf Barnato (male)
Michael Jay barnato (male)

Siblings

Isaac Henry Woolf Barnato (male)
Leah Primrose Barnato (female)

Parents

Father: Barnett Barnato (male)
Mother: Fanny Christine Bees (female)

Homefront

Member of family in armed forces:
Brother, Isaac Barnato

Military Record

Military service:
Army
Date enlisted/conscripted:
1914
Date discharged/death:
01 January 1914
Rank at discharge/death:
First Lieutenant
Invalided out of service:
01 January 1914
Returned to service:
01 January 1914
Assignments
Regiment:
Royal Field Artillery
Posting:
Ypres, Gaza and Jordan
Medals:
1914-15 Star

Other Occupations

Type of employment:
CEO
Date started:
1926
Position:
CEO
Organisation:
Bentley Motors (purchased)

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