Definition of Dowding, Hugh in English:

Dowding, Hugh

proper noun

  • Baron (1882–1970), British Marshal of the RAF; full name Hugh Caswall Tremenheere Dowding. He was Commander-in-Chief of the British air defence forces that defeated the Luftwaffe during the Battle of Britain in 1940.

Pronunciation

Dowding, Hugh

/ˈdaʊdɪŋ/