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Evans, Edward Ratcliffe Garth Russell, first Baron Mountevans (1880–1957), naval officer

H. G. Thursfield

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/33036

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Evans, Edward Ratcliffe Garth Russell, first Baron Mountevans (1880–1957), naval officer, was born in London on 28 October 1880, the second of the three sons and the third child of Frank Evans, barrister, and his wife, Eliza Frances Garth. From the first he was of an adventurous disposition and more than once ran away from home; although not the eldest son, he was always the ringleader. He and his elder brother went in due course to ...

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Subjects: Military History ; Naval Forces and Warfare

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