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date: 20 September 2020

Porter, John Guylocked

(1900–1981)
  • George A. Wilkins

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Porter, John Guy (1900–1981), astronomer and broadcaster, was born on Guy Fawkes day, 5 November 1900, at 126 Latchmere Road, Battersea, London, the son of John Richards Porter (1870–1937), journeyman engine maker, and his wife, Emily Esther, née Edwards (1870–1956...

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