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Thomas, Bertram Sidney (1892–1950), explorer and Arabist, was born on 13 June 1892 at Avon Villa, Springfield Road, Pill, near Bristol, the son of William Henry Thomas, master mariner, and his wife, Eliza Ann, née Thomas. His education at the local village school was supplemented by private tuition; at the age of sixteen he was accepted for employment in the ...