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Hubert Llewelyn Williams

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Hubert Llewelyn Williams (c1887-1947)

1948 Obituary [1]

"HUBERT LLEWELLYN WILLIAMS was educated at Liverpool College and at the University of Liverpool, where he obtained the degree of Bachelor of Engineering in 1907. After three years' experience with Messrs. Cammell Laird and Company, Ltd., of Birkenhead, the remainder of his career was spent in the motor industry. On the conclusion of engagements with Messrs. Ailsa Craig, Ltd., marine motor engineers, of Chiswick, and Messrs. Rolls-Royce, Ltd., at Derby, he began an association with Messrs. Dennis Brothers, Ltd., of Guildford, which lasted for eighteen years. In 1935 he joined the staff of Messrs. J. I. Thornycroft and Company, Ltd., at Basingstoke, with whom he continued until his death, which occurred on 16th May 1947, in his sixtieth year. Mr. Williams was elected an Associate Member of the Institution of Automobile Engineers in 1918."

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