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Witherington [married name Cornioley], (Cecile) Pearllocked

(1914–2008)
  • M. R. D. Foot

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Witherington [married name Cornioley], (Cecile) Pearl (1914–2008), special operations officer, was born in Paris on 24 June 1914, the eldest of the four daughters of Wallace Seckham Witherington (1879–1932), the last surviving male member of an old Northumbrian fighting family, and his wife, ...

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