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date: 19 October 2019

Whateley [née Wood; other married name Balfour], Dame Leslie Violet Lucy Evelynlocked

(1899–1987)
  • Roy Terry

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Whateley [née Wood; other married name Balfour], Dame Leslie Violet Lucy Evelyn (1899–1987), director of the Auxiliary Territorial Service, was born on 28 January 1899 at 63 Porchester Terrace, Paddington, London. Her mother was Ada Lilian Wood, formerly Hutton, and her father was Captain (later Colonel in the ...

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