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Bowers, Henry Robertson [Birdie]locked

(1883–1912)
  • Mark Pottle

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Bowers, Henry Robertson [Birdie] (1883–1912), polar explorer, was born at Greenock on 29 July 1883, the youngest of the three children of Alexander Bowers, a naval captain and independent merchantman, and his wife, Emily, née Webb. His father died on the Mergui archipelago, Burma...

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