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Schonland, Sir Basil Ferdinand Jamiesonlocked

(1896–1972)
  • T. E. Allibone

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Schonland, Sir Basil Ferdinand Jamieson (1896–1972), physicist and meteorologist, was born at 1 Francis Street, Grahamstown, Cape Colony, southern Africa, on 2 February 1896, the eldest of three sons (there were no daughters) of Selmar Schönland (b. 1860), botanist and curator of the ...

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