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date: 15 September 2019

Cable, Sir James Eric Sydney Skeltonlocked

(1920–2001)
  • Eric J. Grove

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Cable, Sir James Eric Sydney Skelton (1920–2001), diplomatist and writer on naval strategy, was born on 15 November 1920, at 132 Earls Court Road, Kensington, London, the elder son of Eric Grant Cable (1887–1970), then serving in the consular department of the Foreign Office...

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