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Marr, James William Slesserlocked

  • Yolanda Foote


Marr, James William Slesser (1902–1965), marine biologist and polar explorer, was born on 9 December 1902 at Cushnie, Auchterless, Aberdeenshire, the second son of John George Marr, a farmer, and his wife, Georgina Sutherland Slesser. He was educated initially at Aberdeen grammar school...

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