Reference Entry

John, Sir Caspar (1903-1984), naval officer

David Williams

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


John, Sir Caspar (1903-1984), naval officer, was born at his parents' home, 18 Fitzroy Street, London, on 22 March 1903, the second of the five sons (there were no daughters) of the artist Augustus Edwin John (1878-1961) and his first wife, also a painter, Ida (d. 1907), daughter of John ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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