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1899 Born in Sandbach, Cheshire, son of William Foden
WWI Served in R.F.C. and R.A.F., 1917-19
1919 Joined Fodens, Ltd.
1921 Buyer for the company
1924 Went to Australia with his family
1936 Returned to UK where he went back to Fodens, Ltd.
1940 appointed to Board of Directors.
1950 Became joint Managing Director, Fodens, Ltd.