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Allen, Philip, Baron Allen of Abbeydale (1912–2007), civil servant

Brian Cubbon

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print March 2013 |
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Allen, Philip, Baron Allen of Abbeydale (1912–2007), civil servant, was born at 17 Edgedale Road, Sheffield, on 8 July 1912, the younger son of Arthur Allen (1875–1962), schoolmaster, and his wife, Louisa Mary (Louie), née Tipper (1883–1966). From elementary school he won a scholarship to ...

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