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Miles, Sir (Arnold) Ashleylocked

(1904–1988)

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Miles, Sir (Arnold) Ashley (1904–1988), microbiologist, was born on 20 March 1904 in York, the second of three children and only son of Harry Miles, draper, and his wife, Kate Elizabeth Hindley. At Bootham School in York, a Quaker foundation that he remembered with great affection, he received a good grounding in both scientific subjects and literature. From there he gained an exhibition to ...

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