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Five new ADB entries

Monday 28 August 2023

Five new ADB entries have been added:

John David (Jack) Blake (1909–2000) and Audrey Elsie Blake (1916–2006), communists, written by Phillip Deery 

Sir John Buchan (1909–1998), architect and civic leader, written by Philip Goad

Alexander James Croll (1920–1999), airman and soldier, written by Emily Hyles 

Harry Baker Locke (1919–1999), air force officer and commercial pilot, written by David Sutton 

Leonard William Weickhardt (1908–2000), chemist, company director, and university administrator, written by Ian D. Rae