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George, Prince, first duke of Kentlocked

(1902–1942)
  • Philip Ziegler

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George, Prince, first duke of Kent (1902–1942), naval and air force officer, was born George Edward Alexander Edmund at York Cottage, Sandringham, on 20 December 1902, the fifth child and fourth son of George V (1865–1936) and Queen Mary (1867–1953). After several years (1912–16) at ...

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Royal Archives, Windsor Castle, Berkshire [with gracious permission of her majesty the queen]