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Davidson, Basil Craig Risbridgerlocked

(1914–2010)
  • Alex May

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Davidson, Basil Craig Risbridger (1914–2010), special operations officer, journalist, and historian, was born Basil Craig Risbridger on 9 November 1914 at 23 Henleaze Road, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol, the son of Charles Edmund Risbridger (1866–1915), tailor, and his wife, Jessie, née Craig. He was nine months old when his father died; he acquired the surname ...

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