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Beresford, Charles William de la Poer, Baron Beresfordlocked

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Beresford, Charles William de la Poer, Baron Beresford (1846–1919), naval officer, was born at Baronstown, Dundalk, co. Louth, on 10 February 1846, the second son of the Revd John de la Poer Beresford, fourth marquess of Waterford (1814–1866), and his wife, Christiana (1820–1905)...

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