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date: 28 January 2020

Charlton, Lionel Evelyn Oswaldlocked

  • John Sweetman


Charlton, Lionel Evelyn Oswald (1879–1958), air force officer and author, was born at 28 Half Moon Street, Piccadilly, London, on 7 July 1879, the third of the four sons of William Oswald Charlton (1850–c.1896), a diplomatist from Hesleyside, Northumberland, and his American wife, ...

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