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Encyclopedia > James Jack

Brigadier General James Lochhead Jack (18801962) was a British officer who fought during the First World War. He became a war hero after coming back from the trenches, but his character was never the same again. In 1964, his diaries were published (edited by John Terraine, and became a bestseller. Year 1880 (MDCCCLXXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar). ... 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1962 calendar). ... Ypres, 1917, in the vicinity of the Battle of Passchendaele. ... John Terraine is the name of the editor who edited General Jacks Diaries. ...


He was married to Jeanette Watson (1902-1996), and was survived by her and two sons, Kenneth and Angus.


External links

  • Centre for First World War Studies: James Lochhead Jack

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Component video - three separate RCA jacks (colored red, green and blue) carry three video signals, one brightness (luminance) and two colors (chromas), and is usually referred to as "Y, B-Y, R-Y", "Y Cr Cb" (interlaced) or "Y Pr Pb" (progressive), or YUV.
Audio is not carried on this cable, though two separate cables with similar red and white RCA jacks for right and left line-level audio are commonly bonded to composite video cables.
All of these early TV systems shared the same aspect ratio of 4:3 which was chosen to match the Academy Ratio used in cinema films at the time.
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