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Lumsden, Frederick Williamlocked

(1871–1918)
  • Donald F. Bittner

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Lumsden, Frederick William (1871–1918), Royal Marines officer, was born on 14 December 1871, at Benaris, Bengal, India, the son of J. J. F. Lumsden of the Bengal civil service. He was commissioned in the Royal Marine Artillery in 1890. As an officer he acquired appropriate qualifications expected of him, in gunnery, torpedo, musketry, signalling, equitation, and military law. These he gained at the ...

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