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Bowden, Herbert William [Bert], Baron Aylestonelocked

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Bowden, Herbert William [Bert], Baron Aylestone (1905–1994), politician, was born on 20 January 1905 at 16 Taff Embankment, Cardiff, the eldest of eleven children of Herbert Henwood Bowden, baker's assistant, later baker and confectioner, and his wife, Henrietta, née Gould. After a council school education, he worked as a shop assistant then commercial clerk, took night classes, and joined the ...

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