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Albemarle, 9th Earl of, (Walter Egerton George Lucian Keppel) (28 Feb. 1882–14 July 1979)  

MC

Born 28 Feb. 1882; e s of 8th Earl and Lady Gertrude Lucia Egerton (d 1943), only children of 1st Earl Egerton of Tatton; ...

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Blake, Baron cr 1971 (Life Peer), of Braydeston, Norfolk, (Robert Norman William Blake) (23 Dec. 1916–20 Sept. 2003)  

FBA 1967

Born 23 Dec. 1916; er s of William Joseph Blake and Norah Lindley Daynes, Brundall, Norfolk; m 1953, Patricia Mary (d 1995), e d of Thomas Richard Waters, Great Plumstead, Norfolk; three ...

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Boyson, Rt Hon. Sir Rhodes, (11 May 1925–28 Aug. 2012), PC 1987  

Kt 1987

Born 11 May 1925; s of Alderman William Boyson, MBE, JP and Mrs Bertha Boyson, Haslingden, Rossendale, Lancs; m 1st, 1946, Violet Burletson (marr. diss.); two d; 2nd, ...

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Dennis, Geoffrey Pomeroy, (20 Jan. 1892–15 May 1963)  

MA Oxon

Born Barnstaple, Devon, 20 Jan. 1892; y c of Austen Dennis, Bradiford House, near Barnstaple, and Annie Handford; m 1st, 1926, Doris Ethel Hall (d 1927); 2nd, ...

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Ford, James Allan, (10 June 1920–30 March 2009)  

CB 1978; MC 1946

Born 10 June 1920; 2nd s of Douglas Ford and Margaret Duncan (née Allan); m 1948, Isobel Dunnett; one s one d; died 30 March 2009...

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Jones, (Albert) Arthur, (23 Oct. 1915–6 Dec. 1991)  

Born 23 Oct. 1915; s of late Frederick Henry Jones and Emma (née Shreeves); m 1939, Peggy Joyce (née Wingate); one s one ...

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Kilbracken, 3rd Baron, (John Raymond Godley) (17 Oct. 1920–14 Aug. 2006)  

DSC 1945

Born 17 Oct. 1920; er s of 2nd Baron Kilbracken, CB, KC, and Elizabeth Helen Monteith, d of Vereker Hamilton and widow of Wing Commander N. F. Usborne, RNAS; ...

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Owen, Lt-Col Sir Goronwy, (22 June 1881–26 Sept. 1963)  

Kt 1944; DSO

Born 22 June 1881; m 1925, M. Gladwyn, widow of Owen Jones, JP, of Caernarvon, High Sheriff of Caernarvonshire, 1950–51; died 26 Sept. 1963

Univ. College, Aberystwyth; MA...

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Sarawak, Hh Ranee Of; Margaret Alice Lilly, (died 1 Dec. 1936)  

Born o d of Captain de Windt of Blunsdon Hall, Highworth, Wilts and Dinnington, Northumberland; m 1869, HH Charles Anthony Johnson Brooke, GCMG, 2nd Rajah of Sarawak (...

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Servan-Schreiber, Prof. Jean-Jacques, (13 Feb. 1924–7 Nov. 2006), engineer, author, politician; Professor of Strategic Thinking and Chairman, International Committee, Carnegie-Mellon University, 1985  

Born Paris, 13 Feb. 1924; s of late Emile Servan-Schreiber, journalist, and Denise Bresard; m 1960, Sabine de Fouquières; four s.; died 7 Nov. 2006

engineer, author, politician; Professor of Strategic Thinking and Chairman, International Committee, Carnegie-Mellon University, ...

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Skeen, Brig. Andrew, (1906–11 May 1984)  

OBE 1945; psc†

Born 1906; s of late Gen. Sir Andrew Skeen, KCB, KCIE, CMG; m 1939, Honor St Quintin Beasley (d 1975); one ...

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Stainton, Keith Monin, (8 Nov. 1921–3 Nov. 2001)  

Born 8 Nov. 1921; m 1946, Vanessa Ann Heald (marr. diss. 1978); three s three d; m 1980, Frances Easton; died 3 Nov. 2001...

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Thompson, Sir Robert Grainger Ker, (12 April 1916–16 May 1992)  

KBE 1965; CMG 1961; DSO 1945; MC 1943

Born 12 April 1916; s of late Canon W. G. Thompson; m 1950, Merryn Newboult; one s...