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date: 24 February 2021

Matthews, Victor Collin, Baron Matthewslocked

(1919–1995)
  • Derek Jameson

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Matthews, Victor Collin, Baron Matthews (1919–1995), businessman, was born on 5 December 1919 at 14 Cloudesley Square, Islington, London, the son of Abraham Cohen Matthews, a master tailor, and his wife, Jenny, née Edwards. His father disappeared soon after his birth, and he was brought up by his mother. Educated at ...

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