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Percival, Arthur Ernest (1887–1966), army officer

Roger T. Stearn

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Percival, Arthur Ernest (1887–1966), army officer, was born on 26 December 1887 at Aspenden Lodge, Aspenden, near Buntingford, north Hertfordshire, the younger of the two sons of Alfred Reginald Percival, from a well-known Northamptonshire family, land agent of the Hamels Park estate, and his wife, ...

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