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Colville, Sir John Rupertlocked



Colville, Sir John Rupert (1915–1987), diplomatist and civil servant, was born in London on 28 January 1915, the youngest of three sons (there were no daughters) of the Hon. George Charles Colville (1867–1943), barrister, and his wife, Lady (Helen) Cynthia Colville (1884–1968), daughter of ...

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