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Oliphant, Sir Lancelot (1881-1965) Knight Diplomat

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Surname: Oliphant
Pretitle: Sir
Forenames: Lancelot
Gender: Male
Date: 1881-1965
Title: Knight
History: Counsellor in the Eastern Department of the FO 1920-1928. Ambassador to Brussels and Minister for Luxembourg 1939-1941. Interned by the Germans in 1940. From 1941 to 1944 he was Minister to the Belgian and Luxembourg governments in exile.
Biography: ODNB link for Oliphant, Sir Lancelot (1881-1965) Knight Diplomat
References: WWW; NCA Rules
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P274868 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P154970 )
Collections
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1
1836-1973: Loraine Papers
The National Archives, Kew
2
Oliphant, Sir L.
3
personal papers
See information in published source
See Chris Cook, Sources in British political history 1900-1951 vol 2 1975
4
1917-34: corresp with Rumbold
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 22147
5
1921-28: corresp (3 vols)
The National Archives
6
1916-49: corresp with Sir Percy Loraine
The National Archives

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