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Yonge, Sir (Charles) Maurice (1899–1986), marine biologist

J. A. Allen

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Yonge, Sir (Charles) Maurice (1899–1986), marine biologist, was born on 9 December 1899 at Silcoates School, near Wakefield, Yorkshire, the younger child and only son of John Arthur Yonge (1865–1946), headmaster of the school, and his wife, Sarah Edith Carr. Silcoates School was a private establishment which ...

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Subjects: Biological Sciences ; Marine and Estuarine Biology

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