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Dobell, Sir Charles MacPherson (1869–1954), army officer

Matthew Hughes

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published online October 2008 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Dobell, Sir Charles MacPherson (1869–1954), army officer, was born in Quebec City, Canada, on 22 June 1869, the second of three sons (he also had two sisters) of Richard Reid Dobell (1837–1902) of Beauvoir Manor, Sillery, Quebec City, and his wife, Elizabeth Frances MacPherson...

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Subjects: Military History ; Land Forces and Warfare

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