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Thesiger, Sir Wilfred Patricklocked

  • Alexander Maitland


Thesiger, Sir Wilfred Patrick (1910–2003), explorer, was born on 3 June 1910 at the British legation, Addis Ababa, Abyssinia, the eldest of four sons of Captain Wilfred Gilbert Thesiger (1871–1920), British consul-general and minister-plenipotentiary in Addis Ababa, and his wife, Kathleen Mary (1880–1973)...

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