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Wilfred L. Boon (1885- )
1922 M.I.Mech.E., Mechanical Engineer, Nashdom, Prestwich, Manchester; b. 1885. Ed. Manchester and Bolton, Lancs, Schools of Technology. Professional Career: Engineering training received at J. Musgrave and Sons, Ltd., Bolton; 4 years as Engineer to a group of J. and P. Coats' mills in Russia; 7 years as Chief Engineer to the same firm for the whole of Russia. Clubs: Institute of Mechanical Engineers, and British, Russia Club, 32, Bishopsgate, E.C.2. War Services.—One year as Russian Interpreter for Engineers with the British Military Mission, Siberia.