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Baron Fraser of North Cape

Bruce Austin Fraser, 1st Baron Fraser of North Cape GCB, KBE
Acton, Middlesex, 1888 -1981
senior British admiral during World War II
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Portsmouth /  Baron Fraser of North Cape   Portsmouth /  Baron Fraser of North Cape

Description

Bronze half figure.

Inscription(s)

bruce austin fraser
admiral of the fleet
baron fraser of north cape
g.c.b. k.b.e.
1888 - 1981
controller of the navy 1939 - 1942
second in command home fleet 1942 - 1943
commander-in-chief home fleet 1943 - 1944
the battle of north cape 26 december 1943
commander in chief eastern fleet 1944
commander in chief british pacific fleet 1944 - 1946
commander in chief portsmouth 1947 - 1948
first sea lord 1948 - 1951

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 50°48'5" W 1°6'37"

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