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Sykes, Sir Percy Molesworthlocked

  • Martin Bunton


Sykes, Sir Percy Molesworth (1867–1945), diplomatist and author, was born on 28 February 1867 at Canterbury, the only son of Revd William Sykes (1829–1893), chaplain to the forces, and his wife, Mary (d. 1918), daughter of Anthony Oliver Molesworth, captain, Royal Artillery...

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