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Jones, Sir John Henry Harvey- (1924–2008), industrialist

Geoffrey Owen

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print March 2013 |
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/99963

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Jones, Sir John Henry Harvey- (1924–2008), industrialist, was born at 2 Queensdown Road, Hackney, Middlesex, on 16 April 1924, the son of Mervyn Stockton Harvey-Jones (1893/4–1968) and his wife, Eileen Margaret, née Wilson (1894/5–1963). His father had served in the Indian army during the First World War, leaving with the rank of captain. At the time of his son's birth he was working for a bank in ...

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Subjects: Manufacturing ; History of Manufacturing and Construction

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