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Walter, Sir Edward (1823–1904), founder of the Corps of Commissionaires

H. M. Vibart

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/36717

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Walter, Sir Edward (1823–1904), founder of the Corps of Commissionaires, was born in London on 9 December 1823, the third son of John Walter (1776–1847), proprietor of The Times, and his wife, Mary, the daughter of Henry Smithe of Eastling, Kent. John Walter (1818–1894)...

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