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1901 Born in India - might he have been son of John Frederick Willans?
1922 Pupil at GWR Swindon Works
1926 Subsequent career with Beyer, Peacock and Co
1927 Associate member of I Mech E
1936 Married Lillie D. Robertson in Yorkshire
1939 Aeronautical Engineer & Chief Inspector, living in Clutton, Somerset with Lillie Willans
1969 Died in Crawley