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date: 18 August 2019

Chapple, Francis Joseph [Frank], Baron Chapplelocked

  • Geoffrey Goodman


Chapple, Francis Joseph [Frank], Baron Chapple (1921–2004), trade unionist, was born at 90 St Johns Road, Shoreditch, London, on 8 August 1921, the only son of Francis (Frank) Chapple, boot and shoe repairer, and his wife, Emma Gertrude, daughter of Joseph Rook, of ...

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