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date: 28 March 2020

Fleck, Alexander, Baron Flecklocked

(1889–1968)
  • C. M. Wright
  • , revised by Frank Greenaway

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Fleck, Alexander, Baron Fleck (1889–1968), chemist and industrialist, was born in Glasgow on 11 November 1889, the only son of Robert Fleck, coal merchant, and his wife, Agnes Hendry, daughter of James Duncan, coal clerk. He was educated at Saltcoats public school and ...

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