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Squadron Leader Richard John Manton
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Squadron Leader Richard John Manton

Squadron Leader Richard Manton was the son of Brigadier Lionel Manton of Dower House, Melbourne in Derbyshire. He joined the RAF in 1937, and when the war broke out, he was stationed in India. He...

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April 11, 2018
John Charles Denton
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John Charles Denton

John Charles Denton was sharp, intelligent and had the drive to succeed. By the time he had reached the age of 19 years he was running three firms. At the age of 31 years, he...

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March 15, 2018
Lieutenant John Algernon Leventhorpe
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Lieutenant John Algernon Leventhorpe

Lieutenant Leventhorpe was born 20th April 1893, at Jubbulpore, Central Provinces, India, the son of Mr John Bonfoy Leventhorpe, of the Public Works Department, Government of India, and Mrs Leventhorpe, of 18, St Andrews Road,...

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July 02, 2017
John & Thomas Bull
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John & Thomas Bull

John Bull was born in 1803, at Kimbolton, Huntingdonshire. As a young man, as well as in later life, he travelled abroad and saw a good deal of the world. In 1855-1859, he lived near...

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January 25, 2017