...the age of Pioneers

Night Sky!Sir John Bagot Glubb (16 April 1897 - 17 March 1986) was a british soldier that served during the first world war in the Royal Engineers. He was wounded three times and awarded the Military Cross. During his service in Iraq, for which he volunteered, he resigned and worked for the Iraq government. From 1939 to 1956 he became commander of the Jordan Arab Legion, the Jordan Army.