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date: 14 July 2020

Elles [née Newcombe], Diana Louie Maud, Baroness Elleslocked

(1921–2009)
  • Martin Westlake

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Elles [née Newcombe], Diana Louie Maud, Baroness Elles (1921–2009), barrister, voluntary worker, and politician, was born on 19 July 1921 at 34 Kimbolton Road, Bedford, the daughter of Lieutenant-Colonel Stewart Francis Newcombe (1878–1956) and his wife, Elsie (Elisabeth), née Chaki (1897–1973). Her father was an army officer and surveyor who became a close associate of ...

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