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Cripps [née Swithinbank], Dame Isobel, Lady Crippslocked

  • Colin Watson
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Cripps [née Swithinbank], Dame Isobel, Lady Cripps (1891–1979), overseas aid organizer, was born at Denham, Buckinghamshire, on 25 January 1891, the second daughter and youngest of three children of Commander Harold William Swithinbank (1858–1928), landowner, of Denham Court, and his wife, Amy...

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