Reference Entry

Norton, Edward Felix (1884-1954), army officer and mountaineer

Tom George Longstaff and Audrey Salkeld

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Norton, Edward Felix (1884-1954), army officer and mountaineer, was born on 21 February 1884 at San Isidro, Argentina, the second son of Edward Norton, a director of the Royal Mail and Union Castle shipping lines, and his wife, Edith Sarah, the daughter of Sir Alfred Wills, judge of the Queen's ...

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