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Lindsay, Sir Martin Alexander, of Dowhill, first baronet (1905–1981), explorer and politician

W. P. Grieve

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/31363

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Lindsay, Sir Martin Alexander, of Dowhill, first baronet (1905–1981), explorer and politician, was born in London on 22 August 1905, the only son and elder child of Lieutenant-Colonel Alexander Bertram Lindsay, 2nd KEO Gurkhas, and his wife, Gladys, widow of Lieutenant Maurice Cay RN...

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Subjects: World History ; Maps and Map-making ; European History ; UK Politics ; African History

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