Archibald John Kerr Clark Kerr

(1882—1951) diplomatist

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(1882–1951), Australian-born diplomat who was appointed British ambassador to China in 1938. In March 1942 he succeeded Stafford Cripps as ambassador to the USSR, in which post he attended several of the Allied conferences (see Grand Alliance). He was knighted in 1935.

From The Oxford Companion to World War II in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Second World War.

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