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Wingate, Sir Ronald Evelyn Leslie, second baronet (1889–1978), imperial administrator and wartime deception planner

Roger T. Stearn

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography


Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/101392

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Wingate, Sir Ronald Evelyn Leslie, second baronet (1889–1978), imperial administrator and wartime deception planner, was born on 30 September 1889 at 18 Campden Grove, Kensington, London, the elder surviving son of Sir (Francis) Reginald Wingate, first baronet (1861–1953), army officer and colonial governor, and his wife, ...

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Subjects: Military History ; Defence Strategy, Planning, and Research ; US Politics ; US Colonial and Revolutionary History ; Colonialism and Imperialism ; Warfare and Defence

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