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Wernher, Sir Julius Charles, first baronetlocked

(1850–1912)
  • I. D. Colvin
  • , revised by Maryna Fraser

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Wernher, Sir Julius Charles, first baronet (1850–1912), mining magnate and philanthropist, was born at Darmstadt in the grand duchy of Hesse and by Rhine on 9 April 1850, of an old and reputable protestant family. His grandfather, Wilhelm Wernher, had been privy councillor and president of the ...

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