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date: 22 October 2019

Sopwith, Sir Thomas Octave Murdochlocked

(1888–1989)
  • Peter G. Masefield
  • , revised

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Sopwith, Sir Thomas Octave Murdoch (1888–1989), engineer and airman, was born on 18 January 1888 at 92 Cromwell Road, Kensington, west London, the eighth child and only son of Thomas Sopwith (1838–1898), managing director of the Spanish Lead Mines Company of Linares in ...

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