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Hanley, Sir Michael Bowenlocked

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Hanley, Sir Michael Bowen (1918–2001), intelligence officer, was born at Dudley Nursing Home, Leeds, on 24 February 1918, the son of James Alec Hanley (1886–1960), an agricultural chemist, and his wife, Una, née Bowen. His family came from Yorkshire stock and at the time of his birth his father was a lecturer in agricultural chemistry at the ...

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