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date: 26 February 2021

Bancroft, Ian Powell, Baron Bancroftlocked

(1922–1996)
  • Douglas Croham

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Bancroft, Ian Powell, Baron Bancroft (1922–1996), civil servant, was born at Risedale Maternity Home, Barrow in Furness, Lancashire, on 23 December 1922, the only son of Alfred Ernest Bancroft (1886–1954), a schoolmaster who later became an inspector of schools, and his wife, Lilian, ...

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(1920–)
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