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Herbert Russell (1869-1944)

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Sir Herbert William Henry Russell KBE, war correspondent, naval representative of the Western Daily Mercury

1869 Born in London, son of Clark Russell, sea novelist

WWI War correspondent in Gallipoli, followed by 3 years service in France

1920 Created KBE. Made a Chevalier of the Legion of Honour

1944 died in London

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  • Obituary: Western Morning News 27 March 1944