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Nairac, Robert Laurence (1948–1977), army officer

Toby Harnden

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Nairac, Robert Laurence (1948–1977), army officer, was born in Mauritius on 31 August 1948, the youngest of four children (two daughters and two sons) of Maurice Nairac, an ophthalmic surgeon, and his wife, Barbara Dykes (d. 1999). His brother David, who was five years older, predeceased him at the age of nineteen. He was educated at ...

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Subjects: Military History ; Land Forces and Warfare

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