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Barker, Sir Williamlocked

(1909–1992)
  • Marcus Wheeler

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Barker, Sir William (1909–1992), diplomatist and Russian scholar, was born on 19 July 1909 at 3 Plank Lane, Leigh, Lancashire, the eldest of the three children of Alfred Barker, master baker and later licensed victualler, and his wife, Annie, formerly Arden (née...

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(1920–)
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London