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Pearce, Sir (Standen) Leonardlocked

(1873–1947)

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Pearce, Sir (Standen) Leonard (1873–1947), electrical engineer, was born at Chapel House, Crewkerne, Somerset, on 28 September 1873, the only child of the Revd Standen Pearce, a Baptist minister, and his wife, Sarah Young. He was educated at Bishop's Stortford College and the ...

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