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David Davies (1880-1944)

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1880 Born in Llandinam, son of Edward Davies

1899 Entered Cambridge University

1903 Gained B.A.

1906-29 M.P. for Montgomeryshire

F.R.G.S.

Colliery Proprietor and Director of Public Companies.

President of Football Association of Wales. Director of numerous companies. Member of the Court of the University of Wales. President of University College, Aberystwyth; of the National Library of Wales, etc.

WWI Raised and commanded 14th Royal Welsh Fusiliers 1914-16.

1916 Parliamentary Secretary to Lloyd George.

1932 Created 1st Baron of Llandinam

Twice married and had issue

1944 Died


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